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Conquered by films

The good story of the rescue of the Danish Jews has long ago been taken over by films. And new productions are still being made. It makes a good story to tell of Denmark that lit up in the dark, of heroic deeds, individual fates and demonstrations of fellow feeling. In the world of film the story only gains in the telling. Focus is on the flight, but the story is so much longer than the flight itself for those who had to flee from the roundup in October 1943.

Miracle at Midnight, USA 1998.
Miracle at Midnight, USA 1998.
A day in October. USA 1992
A day in October. USA 1992

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From October 1st 2015 to December 31st 2016 HOME is only available for pre-booked guided tours. Book now:

Acces from the Library Garden

You can acces the HOME exhibition directly from the Library Garden. It is wheelchair accessible and inside is a cloakroom.

Space and spaciousness

- an exhibition about Jews in Denmark

The exhibition is a broad story of Jewish life in Denmark and focuses on co-exixstence and indentity through 400 years. Read more...

Openings hours

September - May:
Tuesday-Friday: 1 pm - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 noon - 5 pm
Monday closed