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Oberhausen museum to rebuild Adolph Hitler's bunker

A recreation of Hitler's bunker at Madame Toussauds in Berlin.
A recreation of Hitler’s bunker at Madame Toussauds in Berlin. Image by Marcus Winter / CC BY-SA 2.0

The bunker where Adolph Hitler spent his last weeks and where he took his own life is to be rebuilt by a museum in Oberhausen, Germany. The Top Secret Museum intends to recreate five rooms and, although architects are still working on plans, the museum’s director expects that it will be open to visitors by summer this year and claims the renovations will be done ‘very carefully and with sensitivity’. Read more: thelocal.de