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MESSIAEN TAGE 2024 CANCELED

MESSIAEN TAGE 2024 CANCELED

The Messiaen Tage festival planned for January 13-15, 2024 has been canceled due to a funding issue. The performance of the “Quartet on the End of Times” by O. Messiaen on 15.01.2024 at 7 p.m.…
Closing ceremony of Worcation 2023 project at Stalag VIII A Memorial Site

Closing ceremony of Worcation 2023 project at Stalag VIII A Memorial Site

The Worcation project, organized by Meetingpoint Memory Messiaen e.V. in cooperation with the Memory Education Culture Foundation, ended last week with a ceremony on Friday, August 11, 2023 The closing ceremony was opened by Meetingpoint…
We are encouraging everyone who wishes to support the activities and development of our foundation

We are encouraging everyone who wishes to support the activities and development of our foundation

The Memory, Education, Culture Foundation with the pursuit of its statutory activities in commemorating Stalag VIII A Görlitz – the former camp of World War II prisoner – is appealing to all interested individuals, institutions,…
VISIT BY THE FAMILY OF A FORMER STALAG VIII A POW

VISIT BY THE FAMILY OF A FORMER STALAG VIII A POW

On Wednesday 14th September, 2022, Didier Peyrard and his wife visited us to talk about his father, who was a prisoner of war in Stalag VIII A in 1940/41. Marcel Peyrard was a French prisoner…
SAVING A CULTURAL MONUMENT FOR THE EUROPEAN MEMORIAL SITE STALAG VIII A

SAVING A CULTURAL MONUMENT FOR THE EUROPEAN MEMORIAL SITE STALAG VIII A

BARRACK LISTED AS A HISTORICAL MONUMENT BECOMES MODERN EDUCATIONAL SITE. A barrack from WW II to receive a new location in the Memorial Site of the Stalag VIII A prisoner-of-war camp. What makes it so…