Festival of Joy on 8 May 2020
On 8 May 2019, more than 10,000 people celebrated the end of Nazi terror with us at the Festival of Joy in Vienna. Here the millions who were persecuted and murdered by the Nazis were also remembered. This also commemorates all those who rejected the Nazi claim to power, who resisted, and who fought with Allied troops for the liberation of Austria.
International Liberation Ceremony 10 May 2020
Together with the survivors of the former concentration camp, more than 9,000 people participated in the international liberation ceremony of the Mauthausen Concentration Camp Memorial site on 5 May 2019 despite winter temperatures. In the course of 2019, there will be more than 110 commemorations throughout Austria with the main theme "Never a number. Forever human".