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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

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I visited a former concentration camp in 1975. There was far less information available then, but the impact was perhaps greater because the war had been so relatively recent. It is so important now that young people get a real appreciation of what happened. We...More

Thank phil s
Reviewed 2 days ago

There is so much information here. And although it is heart-rending to see many of the images, they serve to show just what horrendous acts were perpetrated. We spent over 4 hours there and probably could have spent more, but were emotionally drained.

Thank revG777
Reviewed 2 days ago

To really experience all they have here, plan on spending a day. The tours are great but we found that we did not get enough time to spend in the museum and spend a few a hours after the tour to fully experience the significance...More

Thank Cangolf
Reviewed 3 days ago

I think it is important to learn about this horrific tragedy. This was easy to get to from Munich by public transportation and only took about 40 minutes. We only had a couple of hours to tour the site, but I suggest a good portion...More

Thank Jennaz1024
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Every human being has to visit the concentration camp in Dachau. It’s really close from the centre of Munich around 45 minutes using public transportation. The concentration camp now a memorial gave us an in depth insight of the Nazi- SS atrocities. A tour guide...More

Thank krotida
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Amazing experience. The memorials are well done. Hard to believe this happened but it great to pay your respect. A must.

1  Thank BradBSpurs
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

we visit these whenever we are near as find it important to understand and show respect. this is one of the larger ones however there is alot of information to digest so take your time. we spent about 4 hours here, could of spent another...More

Thank Rhiannon K
Reviewed 6 days ago

If your a history buff you will need at least a full day to tour the site and read all of the information boards and books they have to see. A lot of reviews I read stated it was a half day tour, true but...More

1  Thank BobMcCoy_GM
Reviewed 1 week ago

I am a history buff and have always wanted to visit a concentration camp so may be a little biased in saying how amazing this place is, but my husband and 15 year old daughters also learned so much and really enjoyed it. We did...More

Thank Twingirlsmom2
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good tour of the concentration camp. Exposed its horrors and also clarified some Misunderstandings I had about Dachau specifically. The tour is slightly difficult because it is 2 1/2 hours long so fatigue sets in but not even slightly as much as its former...More

Thank Rich H
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CanNomad
1 September 2018|
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Response from joycervantes | Reviewed this property |
It’s open to any age actually. Just remind kids to be respectful and I really think that it’s important to educate our kids about history.
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22 July 2018|
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Response from Christie | Reviewed this property |
According to the Dachau website it is open daily 9-5
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kforzese07
15 July 2018|
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Response from Shannon N | Reviewed this property |
I agree with Jack H. There is a lot of walking with places to sit but worth every step.
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