German Emigration Center

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German Emigration Center

The German Emigration Center (German: Deutsches Auswandererhaus) is a museum located in Bremerhaven, Germany dedicated to the history of German emigration, especially to the United States. It is Europe's largest theme museum about emigration. Visitors can experience the emigration process through interactive exhibits. The museum also provides access to databases of immigration records.[1]

The museum opened on August 8, 2005.[2]


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Further reading[edit]

  • Quirin, Katrin (2009). Das Buch zum Deutschen Auswandererhaus = The German Emigration Center Book. (in German and English) (2nd ubarb. und erw. ed.). Bremerhaven [Germany]: DAH. ISBN 978-3-00-028384-0. 

Coordinates: 53°32′43″N 8°34′27″E / 53.54528°N 8.57417°E / 53.54528; 8.57417