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State of Conservation (SOC)

Auschwitz Birkenau
German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)

Auschwitz Birkenau
German Nazi Concentration and Extermination Camp (1940-1945)
  Poland
Date of Inscription: 1979
Nomination records (Year): 1978
Category: Cultural
Criteria: (vi)
Threats*
  • Management systems/ management plan
  • Other Threats:

    Issue of the transfer of seven original paintings from the Auschwitz-Birkenau state museum to Mrs. Dina Babbitt, author of the paintings in 1944.



* : The threats indicated are listed in alphabetical order; their order does not constitute a classification according to the importance of their impact on the property.
Furthermore, they are presented irrespective of the type of threat faced by the property, i.e. with specific and proven imminent danger (“ascertained danger”) or with threats which could have deleterious effects on the property’s Outstanding Universal Value (“potential danger”).

** : All mission reports are not always available electronically.