Between May 28 and June 10, 1945, 1,200 people a day arrived in Denmark from Sweden. A few traveled home without assistance from the officially organized return transportation.
At the liberation there were 18,500 Danish refugees in Sweden. The planning for transportation home to Denmark succeeded beyond all expectations.
At the entrance to the Free Harbour in Copenhagen the refugees were welcomed with waving Danish flags. May 31, 1945 (The Danish Jewish Museum).
Talks, guided tours, films and music - keep up with the museums acitivity program ...
The museum shop´s sortiment of books, booklets, music and design offers you more ways to explore Danish Jewish culture.
- 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...