Germany: more than 2,700 grey concrete steles in Berlin

11/17/2005

The Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe was inaugurated in May 2005 in Berlin.

 

It is composed of 2,751 grey concrete steles, some of which are nearly 5 meters tall. 4,500 tons of special Optacolor® cement was supplied for the memorial, which is on a 2 hectare site near the Brandenburg Gate.