The memorial to the Victims of the Euthansia-murders in Brandenburg an der Havel is located in the city centre at the Nicolaiplatz. There, in a former prison, was one of six killing facilities of the so-called „Aktion T4 “. Between February and October 1940, killing facility staff murdered over 9,000 patients from northern and central Germany with poison gas. The memorial informs in a permanent exhibition, with pedagogical offerings and events about the history of the euthanasia-murders in Brandenburg an der Havel. Visitors can see the building footprints of the former prison barn where the gaschamber had been installed.
Foto: Gedenkstätte für die Opfer der Euthanasie-Morde