Idyll and crime

Berchtesgaden is an idyllic holiday resort in the Bavarian Alps – not far from Salzburg, mountains and lakes offer relaxation. Adolf Hitler also appreciated this 100 years ago and set up a second Führer headquarters here. With dramatic consequences for Berchtesgaden and the world. The Obersalzberg Documentation Centre, which will reopen at the end of 2023, explores this dark chapter of German history. [Read more]