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A museum without any works of art, a cemetery without any graves, a Unesco listed site, yet without any trace of heritage...
Thousands of visitors are coming here every day in numbers and from all around the world, without really knowing what they're looking for.
You might be a simple tourist, a curator, a guide, a student, a research worker or an engi neer, it's actually all about one thing, one task in this place : fighting against time and its effects on things and people.
Here's the Auschwitz-Birkenau museum, as it appears to us: vestiges, ruins, traces. Some barbed wires, some barracks, some birches...
Do they have a role or a mission today? Which one?