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Unveiling of the monument for the flight of the Jews across the Øresund


29. October 2023

Unveiling of monument with speeches

The unveiling takes place on Vedbæk Strand, north of Vedbæk Harbour, on Sunday 29 October from 13 to 14.30. Everyone is welcome.

On 29 October Rudersdal Municipality unveils a new monument on Vedbæk Strand, The refugees by sculptor Joseph Salamon.

It is done to commemorate and recognize the escape of the Jews to Sweden in October '43 and the great rescue operation in which local citizens and fishermen took part.

At the same time, the podcast series Skæbnefortellinger is launched, which you can listen to from your mobile while sitting on Vedbæk Strand and looking towards Sweden.

Date: 29 October at 13 to 14.30

Location: Vedbæk Strand, north of Vedbæk Harbour

Language: Danish

Price: Free, no registration required. Everyone is welcome.

organizer: Rudersdal Municipality