Today we toured Nuremberg, and learned more about Nazis and their signature war.
Morning: a tour of an “Art Bunker”, where works of art were stored during WWII to prevent destruction by Allied bombs.
In the afternoon we visited the Nazi Party Rally Grounds, where up to half a million people attended Nazi rallies. Here’s a picture from wikipedia of the rally grounds in operation:
This is what Trump fantasizes his MAGA rallies to be, but they are puny pale imitations. Here’s a picture of the grandstand from the same wikipedia article:
Here’s what remains in its Ozymandias glory:
Later we visited Room 600, where the Nuremberg trials were held.
Everywhere we go in Germany there are echoes of the war, grim reminders of what can happen when you let bad people run your country.