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Holocaust Memorial Centre

Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed 5 days ago

Decent museum located just over the Stone Bridge as you enter the Old Bazaar area. This museum opened in March 2011 commemorates the 7,149 Jews from Bitola , Skopje and elsewhere in Macedonia who were murdered in Treblinka. What makes a visit to the the...More

Thank chepaddy
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have been in quite a few Jewish memorials and this was really impressive. The creators of the place were doing a great job . Thank you for that Macedonia!!

Thank nadi O o
Reviewed 1 week ago

The museum is free to visit it is located on Phillip II square near the museum of Macedonian Struggle. It's not a very big museum, it starts off up stairs with displays telling the story of how the Jews in Spain and Portugal came to...More

1  Thank EuropeanCookie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This very impressive museum exhibits the history of the Jewish community of Macedonia and it extermination by the Nazis. Many poignant stories, lots of photos and a wonderful short film. Something that shouldn't be missed.

Thank S K
Reviewed 15 July 2017

A great place for history buffs as well as those interested in this terrible period as it tells the story of Macedonia's Jews from the Spanish expulsion to WW2.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 20 May 2017

This is a free museum but they accept donations. I learned so much from the exhibits and narratives. And there are many, many pictures. The movie on the upper level is very interesting. Yes, an extremely horrific history in the world, but one that everyone...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 18 May 2017

the people involved have made a commendable memorial to the sad history of the Jewish people of Macedonia-it is small and well laid out and worth taking time to visit

Thank rotem6
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The man on the reception was absolutely monstross, like prison officer, you can visit this memorial house free, but such a luxus house for few pics and bilboards...I was disapointed...not only jewish people were victims in the 2. worldwar and and I think in such...More

1  Thank 788Anna
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A very somber experience. The pictures of the victims as you walk in the door hits you hard. There is also a lot of detailed information available over 3 floors of displays. Entrance is free. Ring the door bell to gain entry.

Thank hazzamarri2442
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Holocaust Memorial Center in Skopje is close to the Stone Bridge and near the massive statue of Alexander's Father, Phillip II. It is a new, modern structure with a moving statue outside showing a grieving Mother and Child and an empty chair. But it...More

Thank Diplokeith
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