Upcoming Programs and Events

For more information about programs and events, call 248.553.2400.

 

Thursday, January 19 / 7:00 pm
A Girl Who Never Was
Exhibit Opening Program

Was Anne Frank a typical Holocaust victim?  Should her diary be used to introduce people to the Holocaust?  Dr. Rolf Wolfswinkel, NYU Professor of Modern History, will answer these questions and more.  He is a noted scholar in the areas of World War II, Anne Frank and the Holocaust, and is on the board of The Anne Frank Center for Mutual Respect.

  • Location: Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus
  • Dessert reception to follow the presentation
  • $10 per person admission / members free
  • RSVP by January 15 to 248.553.2400 x112 or hannah.iwrey@holocaustcenter.org
  • This program is sponsored by PNC Foundation
 
 
 

Friday, January 27 / 1:00 pm
International Holocaust Remembrance Day
and Presentation of French
Knight of the Legion of Honor medal to Dr. Guy Stern
Commemoration

Join us at 1:00 pm for a tour of the Holocaust Memorial Center, followed at 2:00 pm by a ceremony in which the French Consul General will present Dr. Guy Stern with the French Knight of the Legion of Honor medal.  Dr. Stern, who escaped from Germany in 1937, is Director of the Harry and Wanda Zekelman International Institute of the Righteous at the Holocaust Memorial Center.  He will speak about his service in a special military intelligence unit of the U.S. Armed Forces in France during World War II.

  • Location: Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus
  • Free with museum admission
  • This program is sponsored by The David Horodoker Organization
 
 
 

Sunday, February 19 / 1:00 pm
Anne Frank: A History for Today Exhibit
Tour
Special Docent-Led Exhibit Tour

Join us for a special docent-led tour of our newest exhibit Anne Frank: A History for Today. Following the tour you will hear a presentation from a Holocaust survivor.

  • Location: Holocaust Memorial Center Zekelman Family Campus
  • Free with museum admission or membership
  • Space is limited. Please RSVP to 248.553.2400, ext. 110