Visas to Freedom: Aristides de Sousa Mendes and the Refugees of World War II
OPENING JANUARY 22: This exhibit celebrates the courageous actions of Holocaust rescuer Aristides de Sousa Mendes, the Portuguese Consul General stationed in Bordeaux, France in 1940, who defied government orders and issued life-saving transit visas to thousands of Jews and other refugees seeking to escape German-occupied Europe through Portugal.ABOUT TEMPORARY EXHIBITS
JAN 15, 2016Celebrating Aristides de Sousa Mendes, diplomat...
NOV 19, 2015BBYO teens on front lines of the last survivor...
NOV 5, 2015Moving and Shaking: LAMOTH Gala
A Letter from New LAMOTH Board President Beth Kean
JAN 28, 2016
Dear LAMOTH Community, As the Museum’s new board President I want to take this opportunity to formally introduce myself and tell you a little bit about why this Museum is so important to me. My family has long supported LAMOTH in a variety of capacities ever since my husband, Jon Kean, introduced me to the Museum over 10 years ago while he was doing research for his documentary film Swimming...READ MORE
FEB 14, 2016
This tour offers an overview of the history of the Holocaust through close observation of Museum artifacts and documents. Museum Tours last 45 minutes to an hour.
Holocaust Survivor Talk
FEB 28, 2016
Holocaust Survivors discuss their wartime experiences. Holocaust Survivor talks last 45 minutes to an hour, and end with a question and answer session with the Survivor.
Holocaust Survivor Talk: Marie Kaufman
FEB 14, 2016
Please join us for a talk by Marie Kaufman. Born in Albi, France in 1941 to Polish refugees, Marie was a hidden child from 1942 to 1944 in the small village of Milhars, where the entire village took it...
Yom Hashoah Commemoration 2016
MAY 1, 2016
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