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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


Was Auschwitz the main camp?

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


How long was Auschwitz open?

1940-19454 years, 8 months and 5 days


When did Auschwitz turn into a museum?

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


How long was the concentration camp Auschwitz open?

4 years 7 months 1 week


Why did the nazis want to open the Auschwitz complex?

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


How many crematoria were in Auschwitz?

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


What are the names of the 3 main camps including Auschwitz?

Auschwitz I Stammlager, Auschwitz II Birkenau and Auschwitz III Monowitz


Where was Auschwitz locate?

Auschwitz is in Poland.


Where was Auschwitz-Birkenau established?

Auschwitz Birkenau was established at Auschwitz but Auschwitz is now called Oświęcim.


Who invented the Auschwitz?

The idea of Auschwitz was Hitler. but the people who built it it was the prisoners, who was going to be in Auschwitz.


How many Jews were gassed each day at Auschwitz?

there was no daily quota, the gas chambers were only in opperation for about half of the time that Auschwitz was open. The main gas chambers were not on-line for much of that time. At the peak Auschwitz could murder 30,000 in a day, however this number was unsustainable over a long period.


Was Auschwitz a women's camp?

No but their was subcamps near Auschwitz which was for women _____ Auschwitz II included a women's camp and Auschwitz III had a women's section.


What are the 3 parts of Auschwitz called?

Auschwitz I (The main, first Auschwitz camp) Auschwitz II (Birkenau - aka the death camp) Auschwitz III (Monowitz - aka Buna, a work camp)


Where was the extermination camp Auschwitz?

Auschwitz I- Birkenau


Where is Auschwitz in Poland or Germany?

Auschwitz is in Poland .


Why was Auschwitz buit in Poland?

Auschwitz was built in Poland because the camp was there before it was called Auschwitz.


In what ways is Buna different from Auschwitz?

Buna is a work camp mainly and it is also in Auschwitz as well as the main Auschwitz camp and Auschwitz-Birkenau, the death camp.


What were the names of the three main camps at Auschwitz?

Auschwitz-I (Stammlager), Auschwitz-II Birkenau, and Auschwitz III-Monowitz... And then the forty-odd satellite camps that surrounded...


What was the name of Auschwitz 2?

Auschwitz II-Birkenau


Was Auschwitz in Poland?

Yes, Auschwitz was located in Poland.


Who establised Auschwitz?

Auschwitz was established by Heinrich Himmler.