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The Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center

Open Now: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
Open today: 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
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Well done and informative

On the grounds of the Jewish Academy of Orlando, it was a bit confusing to find because trees hide... read more

Reviewed August 27, 2018

When you first enter, you don't expect there will be much, but there's so much information packed... read more

Reviewed August 11, 2018
Port Saint Lucie, Florida
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One of the oldest Holocaust Centers in the nation, this facility has a large permanent exhibit area, rotating exhibits of world-class Holocaust-related visual art, and regular community programming. Offerings include community observances of...more
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851 N Maitland Ave, Located on the same campus of The Roth Family Jewish Community Center of Greater Orlando, Maitland, FL 32751-4426
+1 407-628-0555
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Reviewed August 27, 2018

On the grounds of the Jewish Academy of Orlando, it was a bit confusing to find because trees hide the sign from the street. Traveling South on N. Maitland Ave, cross Highway 414 and turn into the first parking lot on the right (at the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed August 11, 2018 via mobile

When you first enter, you don't expect there will be much, but there's so much information packed throughout the building. The Medicine exhibit was eye opening, and depressing (what about the Holocaust isn't depressing). I highly recommend this for anyone who needs or wants to...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed March 19, 2018

Go and spend time here. Sobering! Take your children! We must never forget the evil that is possible when evil takes over. The museum is small but very informative. Well laid out. It was a little difficult to read a few displays because they were...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank Maureen W
Reviewed February 6, 2018

The Holocaust memorial was very interesting. It was very educational . The people who work there were very nice. I just wish they had a research library. Well worth going to.

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Marci L
Reviewed January 21, 2018

The exhibit and events at the Holocaust Museum Center challenges anti-Semitism, and racism. "This small museum was founded by a lovely woman named Tess Wise, and was the first Holocaust memorial museum in the southeast, and one of the first of its kind in the...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed November 27, 2017 via mobile

Self guided tour with photos, vids and exhibits Reminds us the value of freedom and the evils of Nazism.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Highadventurer
Reviewed August 20, 2017

After visiting the Enzian Movie Theater, we searched Trip Advisor on what else to see in Maitland. We were glad we stopped at the Holocaust Memorial Resource and Education Center. It's small, but very informative. Two very nice young people met us at the door...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank Michael F
Reviewed August 14, 2017

After a long drive my expectations were met and then surpassed. while the exhibit was not very large I was still able to spend a few hours there and probably still missed something. I was very pleased with the layout of the artifacts and the...More

Date of experience: August 2017
Thank jennifer17windsor
Reviewed May 16, 2017

Well, as a relative survivor, the info, plan, archetecture, and vast artifacts makes this as far as I am concerned a M UST visit site. enough said, go there, thanks.

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank JER Z
Reviewed May 11, 2017

They tell the story of the holocaust in pictures with written narration, video, and audio podcast. Then they take it to another dimension by relating it to today to help people to identify political propaganda to manipulate public perceptions of a population of people, media...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Terry D
June 10, 2018|
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Response from MandyR1369 | Property representative |
Hi Terry, I'm an employee at the Holocaust Center. We don't have Survivors on staff, but from time to time our guest speakers are Survivors. Follow up on Facebook and check our website for upcoming programs that may fit... More
December 10, 2016|
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Response from 1Lilly | Reviewed this property |
It's been several years since I've been, I would say it's pretty small but the content and knowledge learned there was superior to what I've seen in the more public sector facilities. I'm late getting to this question and... More
Alfred L
March 7, 2016|
Response from dawnlj206 |
I called and they told me there were no fees. They have very limited hours as well.