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The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida

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Address: 4760 Tamiami Trail North, Sandalwood Square, Suite 7, Naples, FL 34103
Phone Number: 239 263 9200
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We took the guided tour with Si. It was tragic, shocking and covered so many atrocities in just a short period of time, it was overwhelming. We left and sat in our car, thinking... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 16, 2015
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2015 NEW via mobile

We took the guided tour with Si. It was tragic, shocking and covered so many atrocities in just a short period of time, it was overwhelming. We left and sat in our car, thinking of how we need to remember these events to avoid repeating this horrific history. Highly recommend this museum to everyone. We never want this to happen... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 12, 2015

The museum is small,but to the point. Interesting that the roots of this museum are Naples middle school students and whose majority were not Jewish . The highlights are really the docents especially Wednesday afternoon s,Elliot Katz. Brilliant talk. A must stop for all religious groups who have suffered persecution .they also have a fine lecture series

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2015

The museum tells the tragedy against humankind as if you are right there as it is happening. Our guide was excellent. She used her knowledge of the survivors that she knew to bring home the reality of the mass slaughter of human beings. She told the story of the rise of the Nazis and how they planned the mass annihilation... More 

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Naples, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 28, 2015

Started by a local middle school social studies class about 10 years ago, this museum has donations from local Holocaust survivors plus a real boxcar from Poland which is trouped around to local schools so we never forget the horrors

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Minneapolis, United States
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

Amazing place. How it started is amazing, you will get to really talk to someone who was there. It's a very difficult place to be, but very, very well done and interesting. It's history. It's painful.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

Most wonderful guide who personalized our tour through the history of the Holocaust through many interesting photos and artifacts. Loved it more than any other Holocaust tour I have been on.

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Mission Viejo, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

had no intention of going here, but we tired of South Beach and left a day earlier on our way back to Tampa. So with an extra day, we searched for things to do along the way (on trip advisor, of course!) and found this little gem in Naples. 3 hour tour - the docent was so good. we've been... More 

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Des Moines, Iowa
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2015

we went when the guide was going to speak. It absolutely made the whole experience thought-provoking, and made the holocaust come to life. He told of his survival and took us through the beginning to the end in pictures from the ghettos and the concentration camps. We must remember what happened for sure!

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Laguna Niguel, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 6, 2015

Truly an important reminder of history that must to be shared . It was a remarkable journey for that 1 1/2 hour tour . I am humbled by the experience and so fortunate to have made the journey to listen and appreciate those that have shared so much memorabilia.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

A wonderful presentation by Herb Berkely. He had lots of stories about survivors from Naples and his talk was helpful in reminding us, yet again, how important it is to educate our children so that they too can spread the word, so the Hoocaust can never happen again.

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