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Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

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    What to Expect
    Visit: Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center, 9603 Woods Dr, Skokie, IL 60077-1095

    Visitors will explore a variety of exhibition spaces including The Karkomi Holocaust Exhibition which weaves history with local Survivor narratives and over 500 artifacts to create a highly personal experience. Additionally, visitors will see the Award Winning Survivor Stories Experience and the world first 3d interactive Hologram. What will you ask them? The Take a Stand Center contains 3 galleries that guide you through social justice issues suggesting ways to take action. Ever-changing temporary exhibitions explore Holocaust stories and contemporary issues related to human rights and Social Justice. Finally, teh Make A Difference Harvey L Miller Youth Exhibition features fun, hands-on activities that empower young visitors to use their voices and make choices to stand up for themeselves and others.
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
    Departure Time
    5/3/2019 - 12/31/2023Monday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Tuesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Wednesday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Thursday:10:00 AM - 08:00 PM
    Friday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Saturday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Sunday:10:00 AM - 05:00 PM
    Duration
    2h
    Inclusions
    • Audio guides are free to visitors
    • Entrance to the Survivor Stories Experience is free with admission. Reserve a time upon entering.
    • Entry/Admission - Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center
    Exclusions
    • None
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Wheelchair accessible
    • Not recommended for child aged 7 and under
    • This tour/activity will have a maximum of 15 travelers
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    The hologram exhibit was very informative. You could ask the hologram questions about the time he spent in the camp. Very real-like. The exhibits showed what people suffered through. The interviews were eye-opening and really made you think about what happened. Very well
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    This was one of the most interesting Holocaust museums we have ever seen (and we have been to Washington DC and Yad Vashem). Instead of trying to overwhelm you with tons of artifacts, this museum focuses on the individuals that perished and survived. There are many donations
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    My friend who resides in Evanston, Illinois took me to IHM&EC during my visit in January 2019. I have twice visited Dacha Concentration Camp Memorial Site near Munich, Bavaria, FRG so I was prepared for this visit. The IHM&EC is a state of the art museum & facility. The history
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