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Visiting this former Nazi-German prison camp on Danish ground, from where quite a number of... read more

Reviewed 2 October 2018
SemperMac
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Padborg, Denmark
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German war prison in Denmark

The best thing about this museum is that it is real. You stand in the actual buildings, and look at... read more

Reviewed 14 August 2018
Matthew G
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Essex, United Kingdom
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One of Europe's best preserved prisoner of war camps. The Froslev Camp was built as a German internment camp in 1944 during the German occupation of Denmark and today is one of Europe's best preserved German prisoner of war camps. Several thousand...more
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Reviewed 15 October 2018

In interesting trip just under an hours drive from where I was staying. The buildings were in immaculate condition (hardly surprising as it was latterly an Army Camp) with a few containing displays about it's part in the war.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 2 October 2018 via mobile

Visiting this former Nazi-German prison camp on Danish ground, from where quite a number of prisoners where send on to the hell-on-earth concentration camps (KZ’s) is a strange experience. At first sight everything looks neat and pretty and well-kept respectively used now by a school...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank SemperMac
Reviewed 14 August 2018

The best thing about this museum is that it is real. You stand in the actual buildings, and look at the actual objects that were made or written where you stand. There is plenty of information in English, about 90% is translated I'd guess, and...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 24 July 2018 via mobile

This museum includes a museum of a Danish prison camp from WWII, the story is very well told, despite only German and Danish languages is being used. The site includes an active school for students which is very odd.... The site also include a pop...More

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Marcato
Reviewed 9 April 2018

The Froslev Camp Museum gives an excellent insight and sense of how it was to be a Danish prisoner in the camp during the last 11 months of second world war. A mixture of Danish police, members of the resistance movement and threatened Jews were...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank BentNB
Reviewed 5 March 2018 via mobile

We visited the only Danish concentration camp in Froslev. I had never been there before. The camp was initiated Danish Government in agreement with the German Nazis in order to avoid Danish prisoners of war being deport he to the German concentration camps. Soon when...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank larsr479
Reviewed 21 September 2017

Took a short visit to this internment camp which is very close to the German border. Many museums (some free, others not). Learned a lot about the Danes role and imprisonment during WWII. Nice place to visit if you are in the area.

Date of experience: September 2017
Thank gordokj
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Here you can see many authentic things from world war 2, as it was a prison where germans put border police and others. Some was sent to seadth in Germany. Alså a U.N museum and museum for civil defence.

Date of experience: July 2016
Thank Searoberts
Reviewed 30 December 2016

This well put together museum is a great stop and explore on the map. There are lots of things to see, this is a must try

Date of experience: December 2016
Thank robert c
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Visited the camp museum as a field trip with my 7. grade special education class. The kids got the feeling how terrible the situation was during WWII. They all wanted to come back and show their families the museum. Also the small Amnesty International office...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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