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Erinnerungsort Topf & Soehne

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Truth beautifully, terribly illustrated

This is one of the top holocaust museums in the world. "Evil is banal" says Hannah Arendt and this... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Joan W
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Excellent under rated museum on the builders of NAZI crematoriums

Topf & Soehne, an "ordinary business" of cremation and a brewery was asked by the SS to build... read more

Reviewed 10 July 2017
Houston, Texas
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10 Oct 2017
“Truth beautifully, terribly illustrated ”
9 Jul 2017
“Excellent under rated museum on the builders of NAZI crematoriums”
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Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the top holocaust museums in the world. "Evil is banal" says Hannah Arendt and this place proves it. What happens when people only have business degrees and do not take and/or avoid humanities courses? They become soulless capitalists. View and be...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 10 July 2017

Topf & Soehne, an "ordinary business" of cremation and a brewery was asked by the SS to build crematoriums for the concentration camps, the money was good so with the soul of bureaucrats, technocrats and people with little or no background in humanities, a job...More

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank fjorthur
Reviewed 12 March 2017

This museum is a bit off the beaten track but it is well worth a visit. It is free to enter. Everything inside is in German as well as English. It gives an in-depth look into the more bureaucratic side of the Holocaust, focusing on...More

Date of experience: March 2017
1  Thank GinnyShoe
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

Worth the effort in visiting and is free. This is the administration building of the Topf works (all others demolished) in what is a well laid out, non judgemental exhibition of the facts. The exterior is modern conserved but the interior is put back to...More

Date of experience: February 2016
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