March of the living, Walkers countyside

Update Palmnicken JAN 2024

Read here about various news related to the commemoration of the largest massacre on the territory of the German Reich, today on the territory of the Kaliningrad region.

Youth visiting museum

Museum Night 2023

Fans, curious first-time visitors and tourists came. Some even said that this was their first time entering a synagogue after a very long period for the family.

The suitcase is on the way

The suitcase is on the way
……….. a suitcase packed with things that a child possessed when it set off alone without parents to a foreign country in the Kindertransport in the 1930s.

Entrance of museum in Lueneburg in Old City

Lecture in Lüneburg, Germany

From the Mission to Conceptualize a Museum. The Jewish History of Königsberg in Kaliningrad.
Lecture by Ruth and Michael Leiserowitz

East Prussian Heritage

Ostpreußische Erbschaft – a new article in the German newspaper Jüdische Allgemeine about the present museum project in Kaliningrad.

Hands Memorial Palmnicken

The Death March of Palmnicken

An important event NOV 8 on Palmnicken, in which renowned scientists and representatives of the relevant institutions and people engaged in current research participate and exchange their knowledge ……..

Michael Wieck

Obituary of Michael Wieck

Michael Wieck had already published his memoirs of his time in Königsberg under Nazi rule and Soviet occupation in the 1980s, before the topic of

Seminar in Silute

Seminar in Šilutė / Heydekrug

Silute/Heidekrug 16 Oct. 2020: At a seminar in Silute, Ruth Leiserowitz presents pictures from the photo album of Rita Lax. The audience could contribute many