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Plans for new exhibition at Auschwitz unveiled

Imprisonment blocks at Auschwitz I.
Imprisonment blocks at Auschwitz I. Image by Paul Arps / CC BY 2.0

Poland’s Minister of Culture, Małgorzata Omilanowska, has agreed to plans to create a brand new main exhibition at Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial & Museum. The extensive renovations required, mean that the project will be staggered over eleven years. The new, modern, three-part exhibition will feature across six blocks at the former Nazi death camp, where around 1.1 million people died during WWII. Read more: thenews.pl