Naples, Florida, — The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida has received a pledge of $1 million from Janet Guttman Cohen towards its $3.5 million Capital Campaign for the purchase and renovation of a new building on U.S. 41 in Naples. In recognition of this gift, the Museum will name its new building in honor of Janet G. and … [Read more...] about Holocaust Museum receives landmark gift from Janet Cohen
UPDATE - April 2019 The results of Gulfshore Life Magazine's 2019 Readers' Choice Annual Awards are in ... the Museum was voted 2019 “Best Museum – Collier County” … for the 2nd time in three years! Great News! Gulfshore Life readers voted the Museum as a Finalist for the second year in a row in “Best Museum – Collier County” in their 2018 “Best … [Read more...] about “Best Museum in Collier County” – Finalist for 2nd Year in a Row!
On March 5th, a sold-out audience of nearly 300 dined at the newly re-designed Club Pelican Bay, with proceeds benefiting the Museum's Education Programs. Our Featured Speaker was David Eisenhower, grandson of the late President. Mr. Eisenhower stopped by the Museum before the event for a brief tour with Curator Cody Rademacher and met Board … [Read more...] about Triumph 2018 ~ A Great Success!
The article below appeared in the February 2018 issue of Old Naples News announcing the featured speaker, David Eisenhower, of Triumph 2018. … [Read more...] about The Holocaust Museum Announces Triumph 2018 Speaker
Join us for a special evening linking past, present and future with Featured Speaker, David Eisenhower. Source: LifeInNaples.com … [Read more...] about The Holocaust Museum announces David Eisenhower as featured Speaker
The Holocaust Museum & Education Center has been listed on Must Do's Top 10 Naples Attractions! Must Do Visitor Guides provides Southwest Florida visitor information through its printed publications and its website MustDo.com. View the Museum's listing on MustDo.com … [Read more...] about The Holocaust Museum & Education Center listed on Must Do’s Top 10 Naples Attractions
The Holocaust Museum & Education Center was recently mentioned in a Florida Weekly article about volunteers for local non-profits. Thousands of volunteers set to work every day through Southwest Florida, lending their time and talents for everything from mentoring students of migrant families and visiting with hospice patients to collecting … [Read more...] about Do Some Good
By Susan Suarez, Executive director, The Holocaust Museum & Education Center of Southwest Florida On Jan. 27, 1945, the Auschwitz concentration camp was liberated by Soviet forces. In 2005, the U.N. General Assembly proclaimed Jan. 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. More than 11 million people were killed in the Holocaust. The … [Read more...] about Commentary: It’s International Holocaust Remembrance Day
By Joan Hogan The following article appeared in the January 2018 issue of Neopolitan Family magazine In November 2005, the United Nations designated January 27 as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. It marks the day in 1945 when the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp was liberated by the advancing Red Army. Read Full Article … [Read more...] about Naples’ Holocaust Museum Inspires Students to Never Forget
The 6th Annual Elliott Katz Holocaust History Lecture Series will be held at Hodges University in the Stock Building’s White Community Room. The cost to attend the lectures is $12 per lecture or $60 for the series. You must register to attend. Dates and topics are: Thursday, January 11, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m. - Thank You for the Bomb, Mr. … [Read more...] about 2018 Elliott Katz Holocaust Lecture Series begins January 11th