It is our aim to turn the touring exhibition The Girls of Room 28 into a permanant exhibition, to make it a crystallization point for the spiritual and artistic legacy of Theresienstadt and create a place of learning about the Holocaust, human values, human rights and history and an intercultural and intergenerational meeting place in the spirit of"'Room 28".
It is our mission to bring the results, findings and collections of the project with and about 'The Girls of Room 28, Theresienstadt' together, to unfold its educational potential and to share it with present and future generations.
The vision behind: to keep alive the legacy of 'The Girls of Room 28' which includes the spiritual and artistic legacy of Theresienstadt inmates, by remembering their ideas, values and works, their fate and their hope for a better world.
Room 28 - a symbol and a program
In the midst of misery, in the Girls’ Home, Room 28 of the Theresienstadt Ghetto, these girls founded an organisation and called it ‘Ma’agal’, which is Hebrew for circle and, in a metaphorical sense, perfection....