Museum of Jewish Heritage, New York City

4.5
Take an educational, sobering look at the Jewish people who died in the Holocaust at Museum of Jewish Heritage. This large museum features a collection of more than 25,000 items related to the tragic time period, including photographs and documentary films. Learn about the Jewish lifestyle in the late 19th and early 20th centuries before exploring the collection that delves into World War II. Using artifacts, historical footage, and testimonies speaking of terrible hatred and violence, experience the war from the viewpoint of the Jews who lived through it. Finish your visit in the Garden of Stones, where trees were planted by Holocaust survivors and their families. Ask Inspirock to suggest an itinerary and make planning a trip to New York City fast, fun, and easy.
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  • This museum is beautiful, tells part of the history of Jews who survived the Holocaust and stayed residence in New York, is in a very beautiful place and the construction is wonderful, very exciting.
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  • I visited the museum knowing that the main exhibition area was not open to the public because they were installing a major exhibition on Auschwitz (which I'll unfortunately miss). Because of this entr...  more »
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  • View the absolutely riveting Black & White photography....walk in the garden... Somehow being so near the Hudson River means you are in for educational & peaceful experience in BATTERY PARK NYC.
  • not as much to see as I'd like. there are some new installations in process but right now there isn't that much with the exception of the virtual reality portion. the virtual reality part is actually really interesting. they did a good job with the filming of it

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