Web Resources - Museums & Memorials

Beit Hatefutsot
The Nahum Goldmann Museum of The Jewish Diaspora in Tel Aviv, Israel.

El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center
Serving as an educational facility to promote knowledge of the events of the Holocaust.

Galicja Zydowskie Muzeum (Galicia Jewish Museum)
Available in Polish and English. Galicia Jewish Musuem in Krakow, Poland.

Ghetto Fighters' House
Homepage of the Ghetto Fighters' House, a leading Holocaust and Resistance Museum and education center in Israel.

Holocaust Memorials
Worldwide database of Holocaust memorials and museums, available in English and German.

Holocaust Museum Houston
This museum is both an education center and memorial.

Hoover Institute Archives
A description of the documentary holdings of the Hoover Institute at Stanford University regarding the rise of Nazism, World War II, and the Holocaust.

House of Responsibility
With the Project "House of Resonsibility", the city of Braunau am Inn (Austria) is setting a signal to deal actively with the past, in order to build the future.

ICOM Virtual Library Museums Pages Germany
A list of links to museums throughout Germany.

Imperial War Museum
The Imperial War Museum is unique in its coverage of conflicts, especially those involving Britain and the Commonwealth, from the First World War to the present day.

International Survey of Jewish Monuments
International Survey of Jewish Monuments (ISJM). ISJM is an independent, non-profit, membership based, educational organization dedicated to the documentation, study, care and conservation of historic Jewish sites throughout the world.

Japanese Holocaust Education Center
Available in Japanese and English. Gerneral Information about the Center (access, history) and a list of books about the holocaust in Japanese.

Jewish Historical Society of Michigan
Official website of the Jewish Historical Society of Michigan.

Jewish Holocaust Museum and Research Centre (Elsternwick, Victoria, Australia)
A museum as well as a research institute with a library and collection of survivor testimonies.

Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki
Available in Greek and English. The Jewish Museum of Thessaloniki has been founded to honor the rich and creative Sephardic heritage as it evolved in the city after the 15th century.

Joods Historisch Museum, Amsterdam (Jewish Historical Museum - Amsterdam)
Available in Dutch and English. Contains information on the history of the Jews in Amsterdam.

Jüdisches Museum Wien (Jewish Museum of Vienna)
The Jewish Museum of Vienna's official website.

Memorial to the murdered Jews of Europe
On 25 June, 1999 the German Bundestag passed a resolution to build a "Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe." The Memorial, designed by New York architect Peter Eisenman, will be erected in the centre of Berlin.

National Photo Collection of the State of Israel
The national photo collection of the Government Press Office, a branch of the Prime Minister's office, is the personal photo album of every one of us and of the State of Israel as it celebrates 50 years of independence.

Requiem for Babi Yar
The proposed monument for Babi Yar.

Terezin Chamber Music Foundation
The Terezin Chamber Music Foundation is a non-profit organization dedicated to assuring the permanence of the music written by composers who perished in the Holocaust.

The Anne Frank Center USA
The AFCUSA was founded to educate people about the causes, instruments and dangers of discrimination and violence through the poignant story of Anne Frank.

The Anne Frank House
Visit the building where Anne Frank and her family went into hiding.

The Candles Holocaust Museum
This museum is the only one of its kind in the State of Indiana. Its slogan is, "Let us remove hatred and prejudice from the world and let it begin with me."

The Center for Jewish History
Opened to the public in 2000 as the campus to its five partner organizations, the Center for Jewish History unites under one roof the collections that represent centuries of Jewish life - defining one people and many cultures.

The Desert Holocaust Memorial - Palm Springs
This is a monument memorializing lost parents, children, loved ones, and millions of innocent people.

The Florida Holocaust Museum
The museum is dedicated to advancing public awareness, education and understanding of the Holocaust, honoring the millions of innocent people who suffered, struggled, and died in the Shoah.

The Jewish Museum of New York
Official website of the Jewish Museum of New York. Includes educational resources.

The Mechelen Museum of Deportation and Resistance (Belgium)
This museum explains how nearly one out of two Jews perished in Belgium during the second World War. It also tells of the resistance of Belgian Jews.

The Simon Wiesenthal Center
An international center for Holocaust remembrance and the defense of human rights and the Jewish people.

The Sydney Jewish Museum of the Holocaust and of Australian Jewish History
The official website of the Sydney Jewish Museum.

Topographie des Terrors (Topography of Terror)
The documentation "Topography of Terror", which opened in 1987, has been on display since December 1997 as an open-air exhibition in the excavations along the Niederkirchnerstraße.

United States Holocaust Memorial Museum
America's national institution for the documentation, study, and interpretation of Holocaust history, and a memorial to the millions of people murdered during the Holocaust.

Virginia Holocaust Memorial Museum
Exhibits' descriptions with photos and other general information on the Virginia Holocaust Memorial Museum.

Yad Vashem
Established in 1953, as the world center for documentation, research, education and commemoration of the Holocaust, Yad Vashem is today a dynamic and vital place of intergenerational and international encounter.

Zidovske Muzeum v Praze (The Jewish Museum in Prague)
Available in Czech and English. Includes an electronic encyclopedia of Jewish communities in the Czech Republic.


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