It is less well-known that the immediate aid provided to the returned refugees by the Danish state and the efforts of the incomparable Copenhagen Social Service, both so different from stories from the rest of Europe.
Nevertheless, many Danish Jews came home to great challenges and had to live with experiences that were difficult to cope with. Their lives had been saved, others had had far worse experiences and they gritted their teeth. It was time to move on. The consequences of exile and deportation, however, marked everyone for life in various ways. And yet it was nothing to speak of.
From October 1st 2015 to December 31st 2016 HOME is only available for pre-booked guided tours. Book now: info@. jewmus.dk
You can acces the HOME exhibition directly from the Library Garden. It is wheelchair accessible and inside is a cloakroom.
- 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...
September - May:
Tuesday-Friday: 1 pm - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 noon - 5 pm