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Florida Holocaust Museum

55 5th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-4146
+1 727-820-0100
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Just to stand next to one of the train cars transported so many people to their death is sombering... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
brianinboca
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Delray Beach, Florida
A Must If You Are Visiting St. Petersburg

What a wonderful museum dedicated to the holocaust and continued discrimination & abominations in... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ruth Y
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Jefferson City, Tennessee
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55 5th St S, St. Petersburg, FL 33701-4146
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Just to stand next to one of the train cars transported so many people to their death is sombering. If you can time your visit to get the guided tour you should. Very informative for those who are Jewish or not

Thank brianinboca
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What a wonderful museum dedicated to the holocaust and continued discrimination & abominations in the world. Many actual artifacts. Sobering details on how the holocaust came about. Detailed with many exhibits. A very good reminder of what can happen if we don't focus on what...More

Thank Ruth Y
Reviewed 1 week ago

The Florida Holocaust Museum is filled with artifacts associated with the atrocities of the Holocaust. It's is sobering, educational, and a must-see. It's importance is in its message that as time passes it is still essential not to forget the evil in the hearts of...More

Thank RKCromwell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have only been to one other Holocaust Museum; Berlin, Germany, and while this cannot compare to that one, I felt it was well done. If one takes the time to listen carefully to the individual handheld audios provided, reads all the information, watches the...More

Thank Cecilia R
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful museum filled with amazing information and artifacts from a dark time in human history. You will love reading the exhibit signs and viewing artifacts from the holocaust. There’s even an authentic railroad boxcar used to transport Jews to concentration camps. The...More

Thank TVDad
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

As other reviewers have stated, this museum is not comparable in size to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington DC or Yad Vashem in Jerusalem but it is still a worthwhile museum to visit. The entry fee includes an audio device that you...More

1  Thank gl0baltraveler
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a very important museum with a message that not only teaches about the horrors of the holocaust but sends an apt reminder about atrocities which occurred more recently, and touches on the potentials of today. It is an excellent place to be introduced...More

1  Thank Drbrooks4337
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Compared to the Holocaust museums in Washington DC and in Chicago, this small museum holds its own. It even has a rail car and many relics of the horror of the Holocaust.

2  Thank VITraveler50
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is certainly not comparable to the holocaust museums in DC and Jerusalem, but it still offered a good overview of the holocaust and also ventured into current day atrocities in places like Darfur . The second floor had an art exhibit of paintings of...More

2  Thank jeffmd49
Reviewed 19 December 2017 via mobile

We got there an hour before it was closing so we did not use the audio devices but it was a beautiful experience I am they had many artifacts and different things that basically told a story from the Holocaust and it was very educational

1  Thank tatirosario1
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holly62
20 February 2016|
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I've only been to the Holocaust Museum in D.C., not to the other places you mentioned. The St. Pete museum is smaller than D.C. but well worth your time.
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