Risiera di San Sabba Museum

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After 8 September 1943, the Nazis used the Risiera di San Sabba – a rice husking factory built in 1913 – as a prison camp; on 4 April 1944 a crematorium was also started up there. In 1965 the Risiera di San Sabba was declared a National Monument. In 1975 the restored factory became a civic museum. Visitors can see the camp, the diaries of two deportees and the copies of five drawings done in the lager by Pordenonese artist Mario Moretti. 


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