The building of the former company IG-Farben illustrates a chapter of German political and economic history. The architect in charge was Hans Poelzig. From 1933 on the company IG-Farben got involved into the National Socialist regime. Since 2008 the Norbert-Wollheim memorial has been reminding the visitor of this aspect. Afer World War II this complex was the headquarter of the US military government. The V. Corps of the US army left 1995. Following renovation works the university of Frankfurt moved in and the Campus Westend is coming into existence. walking tour duration: approx. 1,5 hours
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