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Candles Holocaust Museum

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1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
+1 812-234-7881
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Had a great experience here! 12/10 would recommend! Very interesting museum, especially because... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Rachel W
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Small but Interesting

We took our 13 year old grandson to visit this museum. He had read about the holocaust in school... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Janice T
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1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Had a great experience here! 12/10 would recommend! Very interesting museum, especially because it’s the only one in Indiana.

Thank Rachel W
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We took our 13 year old grandson to visit this museum. He had read about the holocaust in school. It is not very large but I am so glad there are places like this to make sure that people don’t forget what happened. The museum...More

Thank Janice T
Reviewed October 13, 2017

During our visit, Mrs. Eva Kor, gave a talk about her personal experience during the Holocaust and definitely she caught the attention of the audience. One will hear a pin drop during the entire talk. Mrs. Kor is a very good speaker and made us...More

Thank Zmencontre
Reviewed September 22, 2017

Definitely a place where children, I'd say 10 and over, and adults could experience and learn. There are live speakers at times, holographic interactive stations, wall photos, library and other displays to learn from. Eva Kor was a prisoner during the Holocaust and is an...More

Thank osuzyqz
Reviewed September 15, 2017

This personal story of Eva Kors is told with grace and dignity. Especially in today's atmosphere of division, it is an important story to be told. It is a small museum but powerful in its impact. Please don't skip it. The staff is knowledgeable and...More

Thank Olivia B
Reviewed September 7, 2017 via mobile

We went on our vacation and Trip Advisory had this as one of the things to do. This was a very educational and moving experience for all ages to learn the history of the Holocaust. We highly recommend and hope everyone gets a chance to...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed August 23, 2017 via mobile

Don't miss the opportunity to visit this remarkably personal record of an indescribably horrific period of history.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed August 13, 2017 via mobile

Eva is an inspiration and the museum is a tremendous resource for the state of Indiana. I would recommend to anyone in the vicinity of Terre Haute.

Thank bobgreenrebel
Reviewed August 13, 2017

When I last visited there was a new exhibit in their main, front room. This last time, there are two more exhibits to see. One is specifically about the Mengele Twins and their story. Another is an interactive hologram where you can talk to a...More

Thank TravelChic4469
Reviewed July 24, 2017

This is an excellent museum that should be visited by all who find themselves in Terre Haute. The museum focuses on founder Eva Kor and the other twins who became victims of one of the top Nazi officials, Josef Mengele. Highly recommend attending on a...More

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