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“An amazing place” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Holocaust Memorial

Holocaust Memorial
1933-1945 Meridian Avenue, Miami Beach, FL 33139
305-538-1663
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Ranked #4 of 33 Attractions in Miami Beach
Type: Monuments/ Statues, Museums
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Owner description: Dedicated in 1990, Kenneth Treister's striking environmental memorial is dominated by the Sculpture of Love and Anguish, a 40-foot-tall outstretched hand, reaching to the sky.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
London, United Kingdom
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22 reviews 22 reviews
5 attraction reviews
Reviews in 15 cities Reviews in 15 cities
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
“An amazing place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is so much more than a memorial, it is a total experience. We expected to be there for about 15 minutes and stayed for an hour, A humbling, chilling experience. Not to be missed.

Visited February 2013
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ottawa
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“Humbling experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

The memorial brought me to verge of tears as I read the history of the events and the photographs etched on the granite tombstones. It is hard to believe the cruelty of the perpetrators, and the apathy of the world that witnessed the destruction and desecration of human life. Perhaps if more people experience the memorial, there may be less chance of it recurring, and holocaust deniers may have a harder time in convincing others that the holocaust did not happen

Visited March 2013
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Dunfermline, United Kingdom
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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
“Must see”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 5, 2013

Very moving, Its a must see in Miami beach. The actual monument is stunning but the whole aura of the place is really something. Its an experience I will never forget

Visited February 2013
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West Mifflin
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“Visited here while on tour bus!”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2013

A must see. This is a very peaceful place. The memorial is made of stone imported from Jerusalem. Don't want to tell everything, but you really should take time to check out this site.
Volunteers were very nice and knowledgeable.
Thanks Rivka.

Visited February 2013
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Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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“Pause and consider.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 2, 2013

Epic wrong. Interesting memorial. Insight provided by volunteers close to the experience. Never forget.

Visited February 2013
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