Encyclopedia of Jewish and Israeli history, politics and culture, with biographies, statistics, articles and documents on topics from anti-Semitism to Zionism. The Jewish Museum in Berlin focuses on the history of German Jewish culture. Just outside of Prague is the Terezín concentration camp ("Theresienstadt" in. Sachsenhausen Concentration Camp, Germany The camp became the center of Nazi operations and is now a museum detailing the life of the inhabitants. Visit the Documentation Center museum. Log in with Twitter. In the afternoon we visit Birkenau, also known as Auschwitz II, the purpose-built camp that had hundreds of barracks and 4 massive gas chambers and functioned as the epicentre of the Holocaust during and Your daily dose of travel inspiration. Day 6 - Auschwitz and Birkenau We travel out to the concentration and death camps of Auschwitz and Birkenau. Report Abuse hausfrau on Mar 29, 10 at This was the womens camp. You will see the shift from complete physical destruction of ghetto and camp to the actual remnants due to the rapid advance of the Soviets. Poland and the camps Berlin Vilna — The Lithuanian Jerusalem. Join us as we explore a city where the Jewish community dates back to the fifteen hundreds and where the Gaon of Vilna and those who followed created a spiritual epicenter in the eighteen hundreds. I began telling my tourists -- often dashing through Europe for a summer after graduating from college or visiting Germany for a two-week holiday of beer drinking and carefree sightseeing -- about some of the most horrifying crimes in the history of mankind.