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The El Paso Holocaust Museum

Address: 715 North Oregon, El Paso, TX 79902
Phone Number: 915-351-0048
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Ranked #4 of 39 Attractions in El Paso
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Educational Sites, Museums, Sights & Landmarks
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Type: Educational Sites, Museums, Sights & Landmarks
Hours:
Tue - Fri 9:00 am - 4:00 pm
Sat - Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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Ashford, United Kingdom
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140 attraction reviews
141 helpful votes 141 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 10, 2015

I stopped here whilst visiting El Paso the museum is well presented and well cared for the exhibits are well cared for although this museum is very small it is still worth a visit if you are interested in the holocaust

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Fort Worth, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
13 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 5, 2015

ME and my husband enjoyed the museum however, we got there about and hour before they closed. I would suggest more time as there is a lot of reading that is very interesting. The museum is by donation only. I would like to suggest that the museum is probably for ages 10 years old and up a small child would... More 

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El Paso, Texas
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28 reviews 28 reviews
27 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014

Amazing compilation of resources, and historic items. The way they communicated the history behind it all was well thought out for sure.

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El Paso, Texas
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9 reviews 9 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 2, 2014

You get a real history of the Holocaust rarely found in a museum of this size. Also if you a interested in resource material it has a full library of Holocaust books both stories and ref guides. It is open to the public at no charge. Donations are accepted.

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Dallas, Texas
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

Modern facility, well organized exhibit. Nice museum store. Great selection of historic pieces of information, including a railroad car, showing the feel and handling of the original equipment pieces.

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Greenwich
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 16, 2014

Found this museum while walking downtown. An amazing tribute developed by a Holocaust survivor who now lives in El Paso. Well done and although difficult to go through, it is important.

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Okeechobee, Florida
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28 reviews 28 reviews
17 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

I never actually made it to the museum. I plugged in the museum by name in my GPS, no luck finding it. Then plugged it in by address, took me somewhere else, but still not to the museum. Waste of time. My family was so tired of driving in circles looking for it, we moved on.

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El Paso, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

The founders of this museum put a lot into this museum. It is a must see and compares favorably with the larger Holocaust Museums around the world. Somber but very educational!

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Warren, Michigan
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 29, 2014

I went here with my boyfriend while we visited el paso we thought lets take advantage of something free to do. The museum is very nice lots of fun facts and little pieces of history. However the exhibit was very short and there was more reading than actual artifacts we enjoyed it because were adults in our late twenties but... More 

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Greer, South Carolina
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7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014

I've always been interested in the history of the Holocaust and know a lot about it but I still learned a lot when I went there. It's small so it doesn't take a lot of time to go through but still very informative. They even have books designed to explain the Holocaust to young children without going into details beyond... More 

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