Very well thought out place, lots of information and history, very sad stories to read about, it's worth a visit
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Visited many museums in NYC. Spent 2 days in The Mat and 1 whole day in this museum, that was not in my initial plan. Finished my own NYC tour faster than my schedule. Spent my latest day in this museum. They have so many...More
This is a place that you have to go, to understand how much jewish people has suffered during and even before the second war. And understand that we, as humans beings can't let it happen again.
try and get a tour because it is an expanse of information Difficult to absorb especially when elderly It is $12 dollars but free with city pass
This museum is much more than a place dedicated to the Holocuast. It teaches about Jewish life, language, and culture. It beautifully shares the past, present, and future, of the Jewish people in a way accessible to people of all faiths and ages. I recommend...More
While the first floor is closed to the public for renovations, the second and third floors are fulfilling (and free of charge). The second floor features an exhibit on the rise of the Nazis and the Holocaust while the third floor focuses on the Jewish...More
Entering fee is very fair (especially for students). First floor was closed when I got there so I visited the second and third. One can see some similarities between Yad-Vashem museum in Jerusalem, but the uniqueness here is the relations to the American history (social,...More
i have visted Jewish museums in Israel and Europe and this is outstanding. The holocaust is particularly well presented with sensitivity. Also section on post-Holocaust is excellent. Andy Goldsworthy's Living stones is lovely. Good cafe with Jewish food. No photography.
This is by far the best audio guide provided by a museum I have experienced! Simply listening to the audio guide allowed me to spend 2 hours in the museum and I totally appreciate the learning experience! The museum is quiet and I did enjoy...More