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The Aarhus Occupation Museum is locate in a section of the old police station at the centre of Aarhus - the second largest city in Denmark. During the last part of World War II the old police station was used as headquarter for the local branch of Gestapo. The museum tells the story about the German occupation of Denmark during World War II. The museum has a collection of uniforms, weapons and other effects from that period.
   
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Some of the many World War II weapons displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

Some of the many World War II weapons displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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A primitive "printing shop" for creating illegal newspapers displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

A primitive "printing shop" for creating illegal newspapers displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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A German World War II rocket and flag displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

A German World War II rocket and flag displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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German World War II uniforms and equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

German World War II uniforms and equipment displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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A World War II pistol hidden in a book by a member of the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

A World War II pistol hidden in a book by a member of the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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An "agent" and some of the World War II weapons that were dropped by the RAF to the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.

An "agent" and some of the World War II weapons that were dropped by the RAF to the Danish resistance movement - displayed at the Aarhus Occupation Museum.
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