The Museum is now open in its new location. We are open Tuesday - Friday, 12:30 — 5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday, 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.

Boxcar Restoration at iTECH Technical College

January 29, 2016

The students and instructors at iTECH Technical College in Immokalee and getting an opportunity for “hands on history”.  For the past month, they have been restoring the Museum’s iconic WWII-era […]

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Immokalee students restore Holocaust artifact

January 28, 2016

January 28, 2016 | IMMOKALEE, Fla. – An important piece of Holocaust history is being restored by students at Immokalee Technical College. A box car from Germany was created […]

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Holocaust Museum’s boxcar also on display at Naples Municipal Airport

August 4, 2015

Naples Municipal Airport invites the public to visit the Museum of Military Memorabilia during August. Throughout the month, the Holocaust Museum’s boxcar, which likely was used for deportation during the […]

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Holocaust boxcar to be displayed at Barron Collier High School

October 21, 2008

October 21, 2008 – The Southwest Florida Holocaust Museum’s “boxcar,” which was used for deportation during the Holocaust in World War II, will make its fourth appearance at a Collier […]

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Our World: A grim reminder

June 29, 2008

By DAVID ALBERS, GREG KAHN, MANUEL MARTINEZ, LEXEY SWALL, Posted June 29, 2008 There was a fear. There was crying. Whispering. Not knowing. “Even as a child I do […]

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Naples students get history lesson on concentration camp boxcar

April 1, 2008

By KATHERINE LEWIS, Originally published April 1, 2008 The students climb the metal stairs and walk into the boxcar. Already in the morning heat, it is stifling and dark. […]

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Nazi boxcar dedicated in Naples, a reminder of atrocities

January 27, 2008

By I.M. STACKEL, Published January 27, 2008 “God bless mama America,” Virginia Bukowski called out joyously after a speech or song. “God bless mama America.” Bukowski was in a […]

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