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The implementation of the planned commemoration and liberation ceremonies depends on the development of the Covid-19 virus and the official requirements.

Celebration of Memorial Day Against Violence and Racism, in remembrance of the victims of National socialism
Tuesday, 5. May 2020, 10:00 – 11:00
"Humanity without borders" - Memorial address: Dr. Lutz POPPER, Music: Bernd KOHLHOFER / Gleisdorf Music School
Shoah Memorial, Town hall square, Gleisdorf, Styria

Wreath ceremony
Tuesday, 5. May 2020, 11:00
Memorial Serbenhalle, Pottendorferstr. 47, Wiener Neustadt, Lower Austria

Commemoration of the victims of the Nazi reign of terror in Villach
Thursday, 7. May 2020, 18:00
Monument of names, Widmanngasse, Villach, Carinthia

Wreath ceremony
Friday, 8. May 2020, Time will be announced
Monument Morzinplatz Vienna, Vienna

Liberation ceremony commemorating liberation of satellite camp Linz III
Friday, 8. May 2020, 10:00
Memorial Linz III, Lunzerstraße 74, Linz, Upper Austria

Memorial ceremony at the site of the former satellite camp Weyer/Dipoldsau
Friday, 8. May 2020, 15:00
Memorial, Weyer/Dipoldsau, Upper Austria

Memorial ceremony at the site of the former satellite camp St. Valentin
Friday, 8. May 2020, 17:00
On the occasion of the 75thanniversary of the liberation of the prisoners of the former satellite camp of CC Mauthausen, this year's memorial ceremony will feature the motto "Humanity without borders". Speakers: Dr. Andreas SCHMOLLER and Gerhard ZEILINGER; Contributions: New Middle School Langenhart, Music: "Singgemeinschaft Freiheit" (singing community Freedom)
Anna-Strasser-Platz, Herzograd, St. Valentin, Lower Austria

Memorial ceremony and wreath ceremony
Friday, 8. May 2020, 17:00
Russian cemetery, Pinzgauer Str., St. Johann im Pongau, Salzburg

Memorial ceremony for the children of the Orphanage for Children of Alien Ethnicity with subsquent wreath ceremony
Friday, 8. May 2020, 17:00
Church St. Leonhard, Eggerweg 3, Spital am Pyhrn, Upper Austria

Commemoration ceremony
Friday, 8. May 2020, 18:00
Monument, Langwies 48 (neben der Kirche), Zipf, Upper Austria
at the monument next to the church, followed by a reading in the church with Bruno SCHERNHAMMER from his book "Und alle winkten" (And they all waved)

Memorial hour
Friday, 8. May 2020, 18:00 at the monument for the victims of war and National Socialism. Address: Renate WELSH, President of Interest Group of Authors (Austria). Musical accompaniment by Democratic Chor of Braunau. Organizer: City of Braunau, Association for Modern History, Mauthausen Committee Austria
Monument against war&fascism, Sbg. Vorstadt 15, Braunau am Inn, Upper Austria

"Walk of Solidarity"
Saturday, 9. May 2020, 10:00
Together with survivors of Gunskirchen concentration camp, we will undertake the "Walk of Solidarity" to a joint liberation ceremony.
Monument, Bundesstrasse 1, Gunskirchen, Upper Austria

Liberation ceremony an the former satellite camp Gunskirchen
Saturday, 9. May 2020, 10:00
Welcome: Christian SCHÖFFMANN, Mayor; Mainadresses:  Robert SCHINDEL, Writer; Daniel CHANOCH, CC-Survivor; György FRISCH, Representative of the Jewish Communituy of Hungary and Robert EITER, MKÖ-chairmember
CC-cemetery, Gunskirchen, Upper Austria

Liberation ceremony at the former satellite camp Ebensee
Saturday, 9. May 2020, 10:30
Keynote speaker: Dr. Heinz FISCHER, Federal President (ret.), Survivors and others
CC victim cemetery, Ebensee, Upper Austria

Wreath ceremony at entrance of tunnel known as "Bergkristall"
Saturday, 9. May 2020,
The remnants of the tunnel system "Bergkristall" can be viewed 7-9th May. Register: CC Memorial Mauthausen, rupert.pilsl@mauthausen-memorial.org or Tel.: +43 7238 22 69 52
Brunnenweg, St. Georgen a.d. Gusen, Upper Austria

Liberation ceremony
Saturday, 9. May 2020, 17:00
Representatives of CC prisoner organization will address the topic of "Liberation". The market band of St. Georgen will perform
Memorial Gusen, Georgestraße 6, Langenstein, Upper Austria

International Liberation- and Commemoration ceremony
Sunday, 10. May 2020, 11:00
"Parade ground" Mauthausen, Mauthausen, Upper Austria

On the occasion of the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Mauthausen Concentration Camp, the International Commemoration and Liberation Ceremony will occur on Sunday, 10 May 2020, from 11:00 until ca. 13:00. The event with the topical focus "Humanity without borders" will be conducted on the grounds of the Mauthausen Memorial.

Commemoration ceremony
Sunday, 10. May 2020, 15:00
Memorial adress: Thomas BRAUN, Music: "Hausgemacht" (homemade)
Monument "Mühlviertler Hasenjagd", Ried/Riedmark, Upper Austria

Memorial hike to the monument CC stopping point Roggendorf
Sunday, 10. May 2020, 15:00
Gedenkstätte Melk, Schießstattweg 8, Melk, Lower Austria