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Holocaust Memorial Centre

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Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed July 10, 2018

SAdly it was closed when we went. Nothing on the website but a note at the site sayig it was closed for reconstruction. Next time maybe

1  Thank Jan R
Reviewed July 5, 2018

The museum is closed on Mondays. The place tells the story of the Jews from Macedonia and the history of the Jews in the Balkans.

Thank Кирил З
Reviewed May 2, 2018

To be able to stand in one of the trucks used to take so many people to their deaths is a very moving experience.

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Reviewed January 25, 2018 via mobile

Ok , it was on my list , but surprise whitout any advise on website it was close , under construction ,a simple paper o the front door . May be next time !

Thank girlextreme
Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

I have spotted the building the first minute in the center of Skopje. The architecture is different and represents burning candles. To be honnest I have not visited it inside as I do not want to jump in sad memories. But the idea to have...More

Thank 353deyanb
Reviewed September 12, 2017 via mobile

The memorial centre is depicted as a museum on maps but it is in fact a memorial centre for and about the Balkan jews. It was a rather small place but it was nevertheless quite interesting. It entails some arts on display on the ground...More

2  Thank Lars K
Reviewed September 10, 2017

Spare some time from your busy schedule to take a look at this place and remember your blessings, how much better our life is now and to what extremes can mankind go when we forget our humanity.

1  Thank Veronica B
Reviewed August 15, 2017

Decent museum located just over the Stone Bridge as you enter the Old Bazaar area. This museum opened in March 2011 commemorates the 7,149 Jews from Bitola , Skopje and elsewhere in Macedonia who were murdered in Treblinka. What makes a visit to the the...More

3  Thank chepaddy
Reviewed August 11, 2017

I have been in quite a few Jewish memorials and this was really impressive. The creators of the place were doing a great job . Thank you for that Macedonia!!

Thank nadi O o
Reviewed August 10, 2017

The museum is free to visit it is located on Phillip II square near the museum of Macedonian Struggle. It's not a very big museum, it starts off up stairs with displays telling the story of how the Jews in Spain and Portugal came to...More

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sheiladcolon
July 7, 2018|
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Hi, I am in Skipje right now and our tour guide told us that the museum is closed at the moment for indefinite time.
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September 27, 2017|
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Response from SkopjeHome | Property representative |
Hello there, Yes that is correct. Sorry for the inconvenience.
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