A deeply moving and poignant presentation of the facts and history. I think everyone should see it and take it at their own pace. I was emotional by the end and needed to be by myself for a few minutes
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Vital museum to this terrible part of history. I would not miss this place on a trip to DC. They do a great job of weaving personal stories and the grander messages of the time. This museum makes it personal by offering everyone a story...More
We brought 19 high schoolers to the museum today after the 45th annual Prolife March. We had less than 45min to tour the museum. The atmosphere was quiet and respectful. The story unforgettable. Our teens at share time tonight shared lots of what they learned...More
Go through this museum. Look for similarities between Hitler and the current administration. Control of the free press. Segregation of preferred races vs others. Expectation of loyalty from all. Those who don't learn from the past are doomed to repeat it...
We visited the Holocaust museum as our last museum for the trip. It was incredibly moving and haunting. A must visit for DC visitors!
This museum has taken a very sensitive subject and handled it with such care. It was a very emotional visit but we learnt an awful lot despite studying this extensively at School and College. This really is a must visit for everyone.
Incredibly harsh and raw, this is a must go visit to every family. Especially during these times, knowing about the past is so important and this museum is very well informed, and with first hand testimonies. We also had the chance to meet a sweet...More
The Holocaust Museum is both touching and profoundly educative. Their permanent exhibit takes you on a journey of not just the actual holocaust itself, but also the conditions that led to it, and the shameful response of other world powers to the suffering of the...More
I think this museum is laid out so well. It is presented in such a way that it is respectful and informative. To see some of the artifacts is so moving.