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Holocaust Memorial Center

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Holocaust Museum Center - Farmington Hills, Michigan

Not as expansive as the USHM in Washington D.C., but worth the trip to see and understand the depth... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Farmington Hills, Michigan
You should go there

Impressive. All Jung teenagers should go there. Especially when you see historical films from... read more

Reviewed December 2, 2018
Bonn, Germany
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The Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus opened in 1984. Local Holocaust survivors, with community support, founded the museum to teach about the senseless murder of millions, and why everyone must respect and stand up for the rights of...more
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28123 Orchard Lake Road, Farmington Hills, MI 48334-3738
+1 248-553-2400
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Not as expansive as the USHM in Washington D.C., but worth the trip to see and understand the depth and depravity of what occurred to European Jewry as well as many others caught up in the uncontrolled hatred of the Nazi regime.

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed December 2, 2018 via mobile

Impressive. All Jung teenagers should go there. Especially when you see historical films from different camps ...... you will have hard feeling.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank tomasvalter
Reviewed October 2, 2018

this place has very interesting tours to take, if you are willing to know about the holocaust, if there were any survivors, and what the holocaust prisoners had to go through. you will also get a chance to see some real life pictures from the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
1  Thank anastasiafel
Reviewed September 20, 2018

I can see why this place has won so many awards. Had been planning to visit since it first opened and found it to be a repository of every piece of information needed to remember this tragic time in human history. The way you descend...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 19, 2018 via mobile

This is an eye opener of man's hatred of man. We took the tour. Our guide was most informative. So much was learned about genecide, the war, persons who contributed to the hatred along perpatrated by Hitler, those who fought back and the innocent victims....More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed September 2, 2018 via mobile

This memorial offers a free guided tour usually at 1:30pm. Not to be missed! You get a ton of valuable information and perspective on what happened and why. You will not be able to obtain that information independently from reading the displays. Tour lasts 90...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank MorellaUV
Reviewed July 9, 2018

The co-pilot and I were in Detroit for Volleyball nationals in late June / early July 2018, and this was recommended to us by some friends. Full disclosure, I am not Jewish, and do not know that much about the religion. This place is a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank Trixx P
Reviewed July 9, 2018

This center is a humbling experience, taking you through Jewish practice, the rise of the Nazi party and then into the concentration camps, and ending with the Hall of the Righteous. Prepare to be emotional but also educated. We were fortunate enough to have a...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank meredithworthington
Reviewed July 2, 2018

This is a good memorial to visit. It's valuable and the way the history is presented is excellent and moving. Do not rely on the website for schedule...I would suggest calling and asking. Give yourself a solid 2 hours to go through this memorial.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank Christine Z
Reviewed June 18, 2018

This is a great place to visit to learn about Holocaust. not only eye opening but also very ver emotional. Reminder of history we do want to remember so that this will never happen. Very shameful that we allowed to happen this! We are all...More

Date of experience: June 2018
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Barbara L
April 24, 2017|
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Response from lcjn12 | Reviewed this property |
You can go anytime to visit the museum. To do a guided tour or hear one of the survivors (highly recommended), call them to find out the times but you don't need a reservation.
September 21, 2016|
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Response from ViaCestari | Reviewed this property |
Based on their website, these are the ticket prices: Adults - $8.00 Senior Adults (55 and Older) - $6.00 University/College Students (w/ID) - $6.00 Middle and High School Students - $5.00 If the purchase of tickets are... More