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Dignified reminder of the Holocaust.

The Oregon Holocaust Memorial is a dignified reminder of the horrors Jewish people endured at the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
hecktclem
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This was not part of our plan when visiting Washington Park (we had no idea the memorial was even... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
dselmal
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

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

Thank dselmal
Reviewed October 14, 2018

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

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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

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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

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Reviewed September 24, 2018

We visited the rose garden and then went to this memorial as my husband is very interested in war history. There is a lot of reading though completely worth it - it's a very humbling memorial. There is a lot of information that we didn't...More

Thank jbnoel87
Reviewed September 14, 2018

This is a small memorial in Washington Park but well worth the visit. It lists the names of local persons affected by the Holocaust together with family members they lost. Some people lost their entire families, and it was very sobering to see the long...More

Thank Jayne N
Reviewed September 2, 2018

The sacrifices that were made for this horrible war bring a tear to my eyes!! There are no winners in war!!

Thank Betty N
Reviewed August 31, 2018

Although the sight is difficult to find, it's worth the effort. The words engraved here are moving and offer an insight into the thoughts of people who had to face the worst moments in history at a very young age.

Thank zeke_00757
Reviewed August 30, 2018

In an unlikely location, next to the rose garden don't forget to visit the Holocaust memorial, a tribute to those who lost their lives.

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