© Zeitgeschichtemuseum voestalpine Linz

History of National Socialism in Linz

Validity: 18.01.2021-03.12.2021

This special program is intended for young people aged 14 and over who want to deal with Upper Austrian contemporary history.


Day 1:

It starts with a visit to the Voestalpine Contemporary History Museum. The focus of the exhibition is the fates and life stories of the forced laborers of the former Hermann Göring Werke, today’s voestalpine.

Day 2:

On a guided tour through Linz, the pupils get to know the capital of Upper Austria. A tour of the Hartheim Castle learning and memorial site and a tour of the exhibition explains the history of the former NS euthanasia center. In the educational mediation programs, the young people can deal intensively with the Nazi era or life with disabilities..

Day 3:

The highlight tour in the Ars Electronica Center offers unique insights into all exhibition areas.

General services:

  • 2 nights with full board in a shared room
  • Free juice with meals
  • All rooms with shower / toilet


Package prices per person including program & general services *:
Pupil from € 109, Teacher from € 86; Plus travel expenses to the learning and memorial Hartheim Castle.

* plus approx. € 4,- local tax for teachers and plus tickets for public transport for 48 hours: Pupils approx. 9 Euros, Teachers approx. 17 Euros

Information & booking:

Youth Hostel Linz

Stanglhofweg 3
4020 Linz
Phone: +43-732-664434
Fax: +43-732-664434-75

Photo: © Voestalpine Contemporary History Museum

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