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Through October 21, 2018

With My Own Eyes: The Holocaust Through Stories of Local Survivors

Through stories and artifacts of local Washington State Holocaust survivors and witnesses to the Holocaust, the museum’s exhibit engages visitors in the history of the Holocaust and challenges them to consider how each person’s actions make a difference.

The Holocaust Center will be CLOSED TO VISITORS from October 22, 2018 through January 5, 2019.  Please visit us on January 6, 2019 and beyond to see the exciting and engaging new features including interactive video testimony and a special exhibit on Anne Frank.

 

Location

The Henry and Sandra Friedman
Holocaust Center for Humanity

2045 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121
Located on the corner of 2nd Avenue and Lenora, downtown Seattle.

Hours

Reservations are required.   

Wednesdays and Sundays, 10:00am-4:00pm (last admission at 3:30pm) 

The Museum will be closed on Aug. 9 and Sept. 19.
The Museum will be closed Oct. 22 - Jan. 5, 2019 for renovations to our core exhibit.

Security

All bags are subject to search, and weapons of any type are strictly not allowed in the museum, including guns, knives (even pocket knives), and pepper spray.

General Admission

Adult - $10 Suggested Admission
Student - $5 Suggested Admission
Senior - $5 Suggested Admission

Reserve Now

Reservations are required. Reserve tickets online or call 206-582-3000.

 

Student Groups & Field Trips

Students in library

Now through October 21, 2018 

"With My Own Eyes" -   Grades 6 and up. Through artifacts and stories from local Holocaust survivors, students will begin to understand the history of the Holocaust and that their choices make a difference. Class visits will include a docent-led tour, a short film, and option of adding an interactive activity.
Suitable for grades 5 and up. 

Tours available in Spanish by special request. 

The Holocaust Center is undergoing exciting changes and will be CLOSED TO VISITORS, including FIELD TRIPS, from October 22, 2018 through January 5, 2019.  Please schedule a visit for early fall, or for January 6, 2019 and beyond. 

Field Trip POLICIES:

  1. The Holocaust Center can accommodate field trips of 1 class (40 max): up to 35 students with up to 5 chaperones
  2. Please allow 90 minutes for a visit. 
  3. We do not have the facilities for students to eat lunch at the Holocaust Center.
  4. Students will not be able to bring backpacks/large bags inside – please leave at school or on the bus.
  5. Weapons of any kind, including pocket knives and pepper spray, are absolutely prohibited from entering the Center.
  6. We are open to school groups each day of the week except Wednesdays. 
  7. Please request dates that are at least 3 weeks in advance.
  8. Field trip fee: $175   *A $100 security fee has been added. 
  9. To schedule a visit, please submit our Field Trip Request Form. 
  10. Limited scholarships available to assist with field trip fee and travel expenses. To be considered for a scholarship, please complete Scholarship Request Form.

Questions? Email or call Julia Thompson, Education Associate, at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and 206-582-3000. 

Adult Groups

Group Visits - Monday-Friday.  Submit our Group Visit Request Form.  Tours available in Spanish by special request. Please This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. Richard Greene or call 206-582-3000 with questions. 

 

Directions & Parking

I-5 North
Take the Seneca Street Exit, Exit 165, on the left
Turn slight left onto Seneca Street
Turn Right onto 4th Avenue
Turn Left onto Lenora Street (Lenora is right after Virginia. If you reach Blanchard, you just passed it.)
Turn Left onto 2nd Ave (the Holocaust Center is on the corner on the right)

I-5 South
Merge onto Union Street via Exit 165B
Turn Right onto 4th Avenue
Turn Left onto Lenora Street (Lenora is right after Virginia. If you reach Blanchard, you just passed it.)
Turn Left onto 2nd Ave (the Holocaust Center is on the corner on the right)

Parking
There is a paid public parking garage at Tower 12 Apartments, on our block (entrance via the alley between 1st and 2nd Ave from either Lenora or Virginia). There are also several pay parking lots within a block and street parking.