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“Heart wrenching visit, but well worth it.” 5 of 5 stars
Review of Holocaust Memorial

Holocaust Memorial
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Miami To The Max
Ranked #6 of 114 things to do in Miami Beach
Certificate of Excellence
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Owner description: Dedicated in 1990, Kenneth Treister's striking environmental memorial is dominated by the Sculpture of Love and Anguish, a 40-foot-tall outstretched hand, reaching to the sky.
Useful Information: Activities for older children, Wheelchair access
Calgary, Alberta
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163 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 77 helpful votes
“Heart wrenching visit, but well worth it.”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

We did not know what to expect when we read about this, but we're very glad we stopped to see it when we were in Miami. It is powerful and memorable and perhaps the most impressive monument I have ever seen.

Visited September 2012
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Kensington, Maryland
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
“Sobering Experience”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

It only takes a few minutes to experience the reminder of a difficult time in the history of the world. The wall is reminiscent of the Viet Nam Memorial in DC. Visit this free memorial and you will never forget it.

Visited March 2013
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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
“moving”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2013

Very moving, spend time here and look at all the photographs, better still go round with one of the guides.Everyone who comes to Miami should visit so we don't forget. Miami has the most holocaust survivors in the USA they are true survivors.

Visited March 2013
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“Informative and peaceful”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2013

My wife and I went to the memorial and found it to be very informative. Most people know of what happened but this cast a personal light onto history. It was very moving and very respectful. Jewish or not it is hard to stand in the shadow of the hand and not feel something.

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London, United Kingdom
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
“An amazing place”
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2013

This is so much more than a memorial, it is a total experience. We expected to be there for about 15 minutes and stayed for an hour, A humbling, chilling experience. Not to be missed.

Visited February 2013
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