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Dachau Concentration Camp Memorial Site

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Pater-Roth-Str. 2a, 85221, Dachau, Bavaria, Germany
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I have given Dachau Concentration Camp Five Stars due to its Cultural Significance, not because it was a Death Camp. Yes, my Tribe, the Jews died here, but so did many others, Gays, Gypsies, Political Prisoners, those who helped hide people that Hitler wished to...More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

I spent in total 3 hours in the concentration camp, which I think it enough. Very easy to get there. You have to get the S Banh until Dachau Station, and from there, it's a short bus ride (bus 726). Trains and buses are very...More

Thank Cindy P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Dachau was the first of the Nazi concentration camps. With the reconstructed barracks you get the sense of what it must of been like to be a prisoner here. It’s very sobering to enter the crematorium area. Alway 2.5 hours to take it all in....More

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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Sobering, saddening, sickening but a must see. The camp is well maintained to the point of almost being sterile. Very serene.

Thank Marc_W_14
Reviewed 3 days ago

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 4 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 4 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 5 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

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Reviewed 5 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 5 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.

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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.
22 July 2018|
Response from Christie | Reviewed this property |
According to the Dachau website it is open daily 9-5
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.