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The National Holocaust Centre and Museum

Open Now: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
Open today: 10:00 AM - 4:30 PM
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My husband and I visited on Tuesday, we had a good visit and some yummy food. The people there were... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Sally M
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A moving experience

Excellent vist to this commemorative site,extremely well organised and we were looked after very... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chrysandra p
Grimsby, United Kingdom
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The UK's first nationally dedicated Holocaust museum, memorial and Education Centre.
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Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Acre Edge Road, Laxton NG22 0PA, England
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My husband and I visited on Tuesday, we had a good visit and some yummy food. The people there were very friendly and helpful. The speaker was excellent and didn't really expect to hear a speaker on that day. She was delightful and shared such...More

Date of experience: May 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Excellent vist to this commemorative site,extremely well organised and we were looked after very well, we were greeted by friendly staff and given an overview of what to expect we then watched a film narrated by a survivor who gave a very moving testimony of...More

Date of experience: May 2019
1  Thank chrysandra p
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

a really emotional and educational place to visit ,loads to see and things for the younger visitors too ,fantastic cafe that offers home made food at reasonable prices and the staff were so helpful and nice chatted to us for ages .

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank RichardH2906
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our 2nd visit as we promised ourselves to bring our 2 teenage grandchildren who are both studying at school & I have to say they really found it helpful with very interesting information some they haven't covered in their education. So I felt...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank Linda S
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I visited the museum today with my wife and son. The staff were excellent and extremely helpful. The interactive features were very informative and working well. The story of a young boy leaving his family for England was a sad tale and more should be...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank DARREN M
Reviewed April 15, 2019 via mobile

Visited with our teenage granddaughter as she has a project to do for school. I am not really into museums but I found this one to be different. It certainly makes you think and reflect on how people were treated. It was well worth the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank TammywBoston
Reviewed April 14, 2019 via mobile

Attended the centre today with elderly parents and teenage children. The exhibitions were loved by all. This centre is well thought out and is extremely informative and sensitive. It definitely meets its goals of getting the story out there. ‘The journey’ was great for the...More

Date of experience: April 2019
1  Thank dawnyj3
Reviewed April 12, 2019 via mobile

A moving and thought provoking experience. Really interesting museum with lots of photos, I could have looked at them for hours, moments in time captured forever. The museum has original artefacts and videos of survivors telling their stories. A model of one of the camps...More

Date of experience: April 2019
2  Thank Shreksgirl
Reviewed April 1, 2019

An intentionally factual and deeply moving account of The Sho'ah. Very helpful and informative staff will help you fully appreciate the experience and the centre has something for all ages.

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank DrDarwin
Reviewed March 19, 2019

We visited the centre last weekend and from the moment we entered the memorial gardens, everything was perfect. The beautiful gardens, including a water feature and surrounding memorial roses (each with a dedication attached) were a great welcome before we entered the centre and were...More

Date of experience: March 2019
2  Thank Simon S
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March 22, 2019|
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Response from jilllovescricket | Reviewed this property |
Two to three hours. There is so much to see and you don't want to rush or miss any of the exhibits. We went to the coffee shop first because we had travelled some distance and wanted to get seats before it filled up. I... More
February 1, 2019|
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Response from jilllovescricket | Reviewed this property |
My granddaughter & her school mates were 10/11 when they visited with their class. They saw the part of the exhibition called The Journey. Part of it is outside. The main exhibition is suitable for older children, maybe... More
July 15, 2018|
Response from somas260 | Reviewed this property |
Opening hours 10:00. Saturday this centre is closed. It is recommended to visit on Sunday.