Ramstein – Air Base Documentary & Exhibition Center

The exhibition chronicles the little known history of the experience of African-American GIs in Germany and the significance of their deployment for the advancement of the civil rights movemnet in the U.S.

It presents the first results of a joint research initiative of the German Historical Institute, Washington DC, Vassar College (Poughkeepsie, NY), and the Heidelberg Center for American Studies (HCA) at the University of Heidelberg in cooperation with the Docu Center Ramstein.

Impressions from the Opening

Ramstein, Germany, May 28, 2009

Press

Anke Herbert: “Erstmals als Mensch behandelt worden” 
Die Rheinpfalz – June 6, 2009
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Anke Herbert: Daten und Fakten: Die Ausstellung
Die Rheinpfalz – June 6, 2009
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Anke Herbert: “Ramstein 2” im Bild 
Die Rheinpfalz – May 29, 2009
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Anke Herbert: Zur Sache: Kampf um die Bürgerrechte
Die Rheinpfalz – May 29, 2009
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Anke Herbert: Studenten mischen altes Kino auf
Die Rheinpfalz – May 26, 2009
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Opening Hours

May 29 – July 19, 2009
Mon – Fri      9:30 am to 5:30 pm
Sat                9:30 am to 12:30 pm
Sun               2:00 pm to 6:00 pm

Ramstein Air Base Documentary & Exhibition Center
Museum im Westrich
Miesenbacher Str. 1
66877 Ramstein-Miesenbach
Germany