» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments

Inside the Nuremberg trials museum

Sixty-five years after Nazi leaders' international war crimes trial, the $5.3 million Memorium Nuremberg Trials museum has opened at the site of Courtroom 600 at the Palace of Justice in Germany.



5 Seconds



Museum director Hans-Christian Taeubrich stands near the new facility, on the dais from which Adolf Hitler addressed Nazi rallies in Nuremberg. He said prosecutions of modern-day leaders such as Slobodan Milosevic and Charles Taylor spurred interest in the Nuremberg site starting in 2000.

This Story
Nuremberg war crimes museum opens
Article | "The wrongs which we seek to condemn and punish have been so calculated, so malignant, and so devastating, that civilization cannot tolerate their being ignored, because it cannot survive their being repeated."

Network News

X Profile
View More Activity
» This Story:Read +|Watch +| Comments
© 2010 www.washingtonpost.com