The Museum is now open at its new location! Hours of operation are Tuesday – Sunday, 1pm to 4pm.

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 boxcar, on loan to the Museum from Jack & F.E. Nortman, the Nortman Family and The Boxcar Foundation. Click on the links below for more […]

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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 in 1919 and probably used for the sinister goals of Nazis, said Executive Director of the Holocaust Museum, Amy Snyder. “We know it is the […]

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Breakfast at Tiffany’s

October 28, 2015

From Life in Naples Magazine “The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida is excited to share the story of Audrey Hepburn’s teenage years in Holland during WWII at its annual ladies luncheon. Breakfast at Tiffany’s will be held in The Artisan Room at the Ritz-Carlton Beach Resort on Thursday, December 10th. As they […]

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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 Holocaust in World War II, will be on display at the airport’s Commercial Airline Terminal. A 12-panel exhibit travels with the boxcar and highlights the […]

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Naples Children & Education grants over $11.9 Million to children’s charities at annual ceremony

March 27, 2015

“More than thirty of the most effective charities in Collier County today received more than $8 million in grants to continue their critical work with at-risk and underprivileged children in Southwest Florida. The Naples Children & Education Foundation (NCEF), founder of the Naples Winter Wine Festival, also presented checks totaling $3.8 million for three long-term […]

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