Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia
Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia
Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia
Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia
Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia
Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre © Horn Color Multimedia

Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre

On September 6, 2017, the Free State of Bavaria inaugurated the memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre in the Olympic Park. The Jewish Museum Munich provided support in the historical aspects of the project; the City of Munich supported it financially. The memorial site to dedicated to the victims of the terrorist attack at the 20th Summer Olympics – eleven Israeli athletes and one German policeman.
In addition to a presentation of the victims’ individual biographies, the course of the massacre is related using contemporary film sequences. The political dimension of the Olympic Games is also highlighted in…

Memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre

On September 6, 2017, the Free State of Bavaria inaugurated the memorial to the 1972 Munich Massacre in the Olympic Park. The Jewish Museum Munich provided support in the historical aspects of the project; the City of Munich supported it financially. The memorial site to dedicated to the victims of the terrorist attack at the 20th Summer Olympics – eleven Israeli athletes and one German policeman.
In addition to a presentation of the victims’ individual biographies, the course of the massacre is related using contemporary film sequences. The political dimension of the Olympic Games is also highlighted in this way and the historical background of the massacre investigated.

The Jewish Museum Munich offers tours that can be booked individually, which are also suitable for school classes from the 9th grade.

The memorial site is an open space, freely accessible all day. There is no admission charge. Wheel-chair user friendly:
Kolehmainenweg 11
80809 München

The Memorial is closed due to maintenance work until presumably the end of September 2021.

MEMORIAL TO THE 1972 Munich Massacre

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Ein Museum der Landeshauptstadt München