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Opened in 1940 as a detention center for political prisoners

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Is Auschwitz still standing?

Yes, parts of Auschwitz I and II became a museum in 1947 and are open to the public.


What year did the Nazis open Auschwitz 1 2 and 3?

Auschwitz I opened on May 1941 Auschwitz II Birkenau opened on October 1941 Auschwitz III Monowitz opened on October 1943


How many death camps were open before Auschwitz?

Chelmno and Belzec came into operation as an extermination camp a few months before Auschwitz II.


Where there bathrooms in Auschwitz?

There are two Auschwitz Camps: Auschwitz 1 and Auschwitz Birkenau Auschwitz 1 Yes their were toilets, barracks style ones- they weren't particulalry good, but they weren't completley dreadful Auschwitz Birkenau Yes- there was a huge shed with a bench down the middle with holes in it. Appalling conditions, the toilets were completley open, so disease spread pretty quick


How long was Auschwitz open?

1940-19454 years, 8 months and 5 days


How long was the concentration camp Auschwitz open?

4 years 7 months 1 week


When did Auschwitz turn into a museum?

It became a museum in 1947, but initially the parts open to the public were small.


Why did the nazis want to open the Auschwitz complex?

They wanted to use it as a concentration camp and a extermination camp


Was Auschwitz the main camp?

Auschwitz I, Auschwitz-Birkenau, Monowitz were the main camps of Auschwitz


How many crematoria were in Auschwitz?

There were 5 Crematoria at Auschwitz, 1 in Auschwitz I and 4 in Auschwitz II (Birkenau).


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Auschwitz is in Poland.


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