Travel To Do: Gleis 17, Grunewald, Berlin

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Dark history of Platform 17

Located in the beautiful Grunewald area of Berlin is the railway station Berlin-Grunewald with its castle gate building and forest location. Underneath this fairy tale like exterior is a dark history. Starting on 18 October 1941 until February 1945 platform 17  was one of the major sites of deportation of the people to the concentration camps.

 

gleis 17 platform 17 grunewald berlin

gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

 

gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

1991 monument by Karol Broniatowski

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gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

gleis 17 platform 17 berlin

Name
Mahnmal Gleis 17 – Berlin Grunewald
Address
Am Bahnhof Grunewald 1
14193 Berlin
Web
http://www.deutschebahn.com/site/bahn/de/konzern/geschichte/themen/mahnmal/mahnmal.html
Open
The memorial is accessible at all times

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