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Florida Holocaust Museum

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Wow! Great venue for special exhibits

We've visited several holocaust museums around the world and had not intended to visit this one... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Cycle2eat
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Baltimore, Maryland
A well recounted history of a horrible time in the history of the Jews.

We have been to several Holocaust museums and this one is small but powerful in scope. It has an... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
gourmand47
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Coconut Creek, Florida
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We've visited several holocaust museums around the world and had not intended to visit this one, but for the urging of friends who told us of the special Bill Graham exhibit. Bill Graham was a rock concert promoter and also a victim of the holocaust....More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 days ago

The first floor is great but the second floor is About Bill Graham- the producer- I know he is a survivor but did not come to see rock bands and movie stars- Did not understand this. The third floor is a presentation floor. So really...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We have been to several Holocaust museums and this one is small but powerful in scope. It has an actual railroad car from Germany, that transported Jews to the concentration camps. Not to many museums have this. There are free audio guides that are very...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a great, local Holocaust museum. If you have been to the National Holocaust Museum in Washington DC, this might not be all that impressive. It is much smaller with fewer exhibits and features, but it is well laid out, powerful, and would be...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank briebrie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a small museum right near the heart of downtown. There were two special exhibits on the second and third floors. I would like to see the museum add more to the holocaust exhibits that are part of their permanent presentation. As always, the...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Darin L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum has many, many displays about the Jewish heritage. It's a learning place for all of us. I didn't like the glass displays as the lights above made a reflection that was hard to read through.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank 445sp
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

What an absolutely amazing place. Let's start with it's great building right in the heart of downtown St. Pete, close to everything. And they offer free parking behind the building for visitors. The museum itself is an incredibly educational, moving, and at times very sad...More

Date of experience: November 2018
Thank Laura K
Reviewed January 7, 2019

Very interesting museum...but a little pricey. The museum is very small. I did like that the museum had testimonials from actual survivors that were from the area.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Marla G
Reviewed December 30, 2018

This museum does an excellent job of giving an historical overview and describing events of the Holocaust. You will get more out of it if you patiently read all the information presented.

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank MAXSNOWBIRD
Reviewed December 29, 2018 via mobile

This is an amazing museum of information and education about the horrible event in most of our lives. For the younger generation who were not exposed to this, they should be required to see this. Take your time...there is lots to read and feel

Date of experience: December 2018
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corrineg892
February 7, 2019|
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Response from Laila P | Reviewed this property |
It's a very moving experience so it depends. Sometimes there is a visiting exhibit that can be powerful. It can really be 1 hour or more, up to each visitor
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corrineg892
February 7, 2019|
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Response from 445sp | Reviewed this property |
Way more than you can take in one visit. Two hours to tour and take in the collection. More time if you read all the displays. Depends on your level of interest at each segment.
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holly62
February 19, 2016|
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Response from KALOS177 | Reviewed this property |
My answer is the first floor was interesting and dedicated to the Holocaust even maybe actual box car or excellent replica BUT the other area changes to Civil Rights and Black artist, etc. I was disappointed by the Name... More
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