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Our guide took us to Gleis 17, which we had not known about. It was very touching to read the many markers on both sides of the railroad track, listing how many Jews were loaded on railroad cars and their destination. Of course not many...More

Thank WoodyB
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It took some ordinary people to recognise the significance of this place, and do something about it. Rather than detail my impressions, I'd just say that it's probably a good idea to go there with a guide, who could also take you to nearby Wannsee

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

No tourists and very quiet. Filled with mixed emotions looking at each panel and learn a number of people left from this very platform almost every day during the war time.

Thank Tak123
Reviewed 31 August 2018 via mobile

A must visiting point. Avivid and shcocking memorial of how ordinarry proud citizens of Berlin were taken out of there homes and daily living, driven to their most horrific destination under the open eyes of the non jewish citizens of Berlin and its proud railway...More

1  Thank Shlomis56
Reviewed 29 August 2018

Our tour guide, Eyal Roth of Jewish Heritage Tours of Berlin, took us here. We had not heard about it from friends. It is a very powerful sight, to see the platform from which Jews were transported to their death -the dates, the numbers and...More

2  Thank 826Traveler
Reviewed 20 August 2018

It is an important site in a wealthy district of Berlin. Not much in telling the story. Reluctant to do so, as the neighborhood would prefer to forget rather than remember...

Thank sarp b
Reviewed 28 July 2018 via mobile

Gleis 17 is a little known memorial, even to the locals, to the Jews murdered during the Shoah. The memorial can be easily reached from Berlin via the ultra-light railway system and getting off at the Grunewald station. It cost us 6 Euro round trip...More

1  Thank MM8803
Reviewed 25 July 2018

If you are in the station, stop by and remember. We were staying nearby and visited the memorial while traveling to and from the station. Nice place for reflection near the beautiful forest.

Thank businesstraveler2031
Reviewed 25 July 2018

Our guide Jeremy took us here as our first stop - what a jew dropping site. Kudos to the German people for not hiding from their past

Thank devo-mom
Reviewed 22 July 2018

A remnant of the holocaust. A train platform with plates around the perimeter showing the numbers of jews and destination of the train. The precision of Hitlers extermination is chilling. Very powerful and very sad. A little harder to get too but far more meaningful...More

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