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Never Again Auschwitz
January 27, 2015 /// 00:00
On January 27, 2015 it will be 70 years since Auschwitz and Birkenau were liberated. Each year this historic event is commemorated in Amsterdam, on the last Sunday in January (This year: January 25).This commemoration will take place at the ‘Auschwitz Never Again-monument’ in the Wertheimpark in Amsterdam. Participants are kindly requested to assemble in the Amsterdam Town Hall (entrance Amstel River) between 10:00 and 11:00 a.m.
A Silent March will depart from the Town Hall to the Wertheimpark for the main commemoration ceremony at 11:10. The ceremony itself will start at 11:30 and last for approximately 45 minutes. Following the ceremony, there will be an opportunity to lay flowers on the Monument.