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Fascinating history

There is a lot pf history and things to learn in what is a very small memorial. Built by the... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
marion4travel
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New York City, New York
Nice place to meditate and contemplate

It is near the Portland zoo and walking trails. There is plenty of benches to sit at or ground to... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Lweyrich
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Portland, Oregon
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Reviewed 2 days ago

There is a lot pf history and things to learn in what is a very small memorial. Built by the families of survivors who live in Portland, their names are etched in the stone and set upon actual ashes recovered from Auschwitz and other camps....More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank marion4travel
Reviewed 6 days ago

It is near the Portland zoo and walking trails. There is plenty of benches to sit at or ground to throw a blanket on. Very quite and serene.

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lweyrich
Reviewed January 24, 2019

Another awful piece of propaganda, this should be removed. I find this very disturbing. Where are the memorials for the 40 million victims that the mass murderer and war criminal Stalin killed? Where are the memorials for millions of murdered Germans that were brutally killed...More

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Mike T
Reviewed January 17, 2019

Off the beaten path, but accessible from Washington Park shuttle loop. An important memorial to visit. (July 2017)

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank Sharon_L17
Reviewed January 15, 2019

We were walking to the park and stumbled on the memorial. There were four of us and we are all Jewish...then we stumble on this Holocaust Memorial..it was very moving and we had no idea this even existed. What a nice fund,

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank mrsbof3
Reviewed October 28, 2018 via mobile

The Oregon Holocaust Memorial is a dignified reminder of the horrors Jewish people endured at the hands of the Nazis. The littered detritus of a forcibly displaced people line the walkway to the memorial which tells the story of the Holocaust. Underneath are buried the...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank hecktclem
Reviewed October 24, 2018

This was not part of our plan when visiting Washington Park (we had no idea the memorial was even there!), but after visiting the Rose Garden happened to walk past on our way out of the park. We have seen other memorials in large cities,...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank dselmal
Reviewed October 14, 2018

This is a Holcaust Memorial and place of remembrance in a beautiful setting in Portland's Washington Park.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank curioustraveler406
Reviewed September 28, 2018

The Holocaust Memorial has a lot more substance to it than you would expect by looking at it. It is inscribed with a detailed narrative of the history of the Holocaust, and the rear of the Memorial has many shocking and poignant quotes from survivors...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Brend482
Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

This memorial is situated in Washington Park. You can either walk to it, or it is one of the stops on the complimentary shuttle that is offered. I was very moved by this memorial. The words and the images of all that was lost on...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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