Venerated – Persecuted – Forgotten: Victims of Nazism at FC Bayern – Opening Exhibit Reception
When: June 22, 2023 6:30pm to 8:00pm
Venue: The Holocaust Center
This program is free to attend, but registration is required.
Join us for the opening of the special exhibition of FC Bayern Munich’s VENERATED-PERSECUTED-FORGOTTEN, featuring the stories of nine Jewish pioneer players from the FC Bayern Munich soccer club during the development of modern soccer in Germany, how the club won the national championship for the first time in 1932, and the religious and political persecution under the Nazis that led to a halt on its success story.
One of the exhibit curators from Germany will join us to discuss an overview of the club’s history and a Q&A about the exhibition.
Exhibits and programs presented in part with the generous support of the following: