Holocaust Memorial

Holocaust Memorial

The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe (Holocaust Memorial) commemorates the six million Jews who fell victim to the genocide of the National Socialists. The 2700 concrete pillars (stelae) are about 0.95 metres deep and 2.38 metres wide and only differ in height. The stelae stand on a gently but irregularly lowered area of around 19,000 square metres.

  • The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe© dpa
    22.01.2020, Berlin: The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe (Holocaust Memorial) can be seen during dusk.
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Holocaust Memorial in Berlin (archive photograph of 13 May 2005).
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    A man cleans a stelae of the Holocaust memorial in Berlin.
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Holocaust Memorial in Berlin
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    The silhouette of a woman wearing a sun hat can be seen at the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin.
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Eine Touristin mit roter Pudelmütze spaziert in Berlin durch das Holocaust-Mahnmal.
  • Berliner Augenblick© dpa
    Berlin, 03.05.10: From the frog's eye view some concrete steles of the Holocaust Memorial appear in the form of an oversized X.
  • Michelle Obama at Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Michelle Obama, then First Lady of the USA, visited the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin with her daughters in June 2013.
  • Victoria and Prince Daniel visited the Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Sweden's Crown Princess Victoria and Prince Daniel visited the Holocaust Memorial in May 2011.
  • School class at the Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    School class at the Holocaust Memorial
  • Holocaust Denkmal Berlin© www.holocaust-denkmal-berlin.de
    The space of names in the place of information of the Holocaust memorial.
  • Holocaust Memorial© www.holocaust-denkmal-berlin.de
    The space of names in the place of information of the Holocaust memorial.
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    A young tourist from the Netherlands walks in her red coat through the snowy stealing of the Holocaust Memorial in Berlin.
  • Holocaust Memorial© picture alliance / dpa
    Tourists walk through the icy paths of the Holocaust Memorial.
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    Holocaust Memorial
  • Holocaust Memorial© dpa
    On Friday (06.05.2005), journalists will be in Berlin in the "Place of Information" under the accessible field of stelae of the Holocaust Memorial. The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe will be officially inaugurated on 10.05.2005.

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