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Nice memorial

I don't think I would recommend going out of your way to visit here, but the reflecting pool was... read more

Reviewed 14 September 2018
allifromWI
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West Bend, Wisconsin
Renovated square with a view

A recently renovated and very large square with a fountain and great view over the surrounding... read more

Reviewed 12 August 2018
FrankGeisler
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Zurich, Switzerland
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Sep 13, 2018
“Nice memorial”
Aug 11, 2018
“Renovated square with a view”
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Platz der Alten Synagoge 1, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany
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Reviewed 27 October 2018

My Wife and I decided to visit this new memorial to the victims of The Shoah (Holocaust) that devastated the lives of so many. We found it to be a very moving place, a sheltered piece of thought provoking memorial architecture/sculpture amidst the bustle of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 24 October 2018 via mobile

It is very impressive and at the same time artistic monument to the sinagoge and people, who lost their lives, because of anti-human ideology. Autumn reinforces glum mood.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

very impressive memorial. Its good that in such central location in the middle of the city and university area they chose to commemorate the dark past.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 14 September 2018

I don't think I would recommend going out of your way to visit here, but the reflecting pool was beautiful and a nice tribute to the synagogue that once stood there. The square is also nice for people watching. There were a number of groups...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 12 August 2018 via mobile

A recently renovated and very large square with a fountain and great view over the surrounding buildings. Is this a helpful review? Then please give me a "Thumbs up Thank FrankGeisler" by clicking the button below.

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 8 July 2018

Located outside KG II, this shallow pool is located where the 1860s Synagogue was before it was burned during Kristallnacht in 1938, what the Germans now call the Novemberpogrom. It must have been constructed recently, for I don’t recall seeing it during a visit to...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 9 February 2018

The square where the old Synagogue was has been rebuilt. What had been an open field of grass where students could lie and think has been paved over and a shallow reflecting pool in the outline of the Old synagogue, which was burned, has been...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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