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Candles Holocaust Museum

1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
+1 812-234-7881
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This is an excellent museum that should be visited by all who find themselves in Terre Haute. The... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
HappyTraveler1997
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Terre Haute, Indiana
Small, But Offers a Good Education

We didn't get to see too much of the museum because a high school group had reserved the museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
RecreationV
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New York City, New York
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1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
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Reviewed 2 days ago

This is an excellent museum that should be visited by all who find themselves in Terre Haute. The museum focuses on founder Eva Kor and the other twins who became victims of one of the top Nazi officials, Josef Mengele. Highly recommend attending on a...More

Thank HappyTraveler1997
Reviewed 1 week ago

We didn't get to see too much of the museum because a high school group had reserved the museum. We did get to see the introductory movie, by the museums founder, Eva Kor, as well as see her as she takes a personal interest in...More

Thank RecreationV
Reviewed 1 week ago

Eva Kor is a survivor from Auschwitz. Dr. Mengele experimented on her because she was twin when she was still a child. Her story is truly touching, specially because she was able to forgive her torturers. Candles Holocaust Museum is dedicated to her story and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Stopped by this small museum on our way through. Took about 2 hours. Eva was not there, as she was on a trip to Poland with a group. Very nice staff, very informative and they had a new life like technology that you could interview...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Eva Kor is truly one of the most inspirational people I have ever met! Her dedication of teaching the world forgiveness is beyond anything you will ever see! Terre Haute is extremely lucky to have such a resident who is extremely passionate to teach! Her...More

Thank GuntherTravels
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This is not your ordinary museum. If you get the chance to meet Eva Kor, you definitely should. Her story is an incredible and inspiring one that still remains with me to this day. The museum offers many interactive educational exhibits, that are for people...More

Thank LilyYea
Reviewed 9 June 2017

Such a touching story. Lots of pictures and history. She explained all she went through. It a place of forgiveness not hatred. It's done wonderfully. Hard to explain.

Thank Penny F
Reviewed 25 May 2017

Wonderful to learn about Eva Kors experiences. We loved the interactive area where you can ask a video of person real-time questions. Not for small children. The museum is only two rooms, very small- but lots of info. Check website to see when Eva is...More

Thank Lora L
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Good for both my kids to her from Eva herself. We also purchased her DVD and watched it when we got home. Lots to think about and be grateful for!

Thank Chris W
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Eva Kor presents a very personal and extensive presentation to visitors of all ages. She knows how to reach children and spends a great amount of time answering questions. Very memorable.

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