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Candles Holocaust Museum

1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
+1 812-234-7881
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A Story that needs to be told

This personal story of Eva Kors is told with grace and dignity. Especially in today's atmosphere of... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Olivia B
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Oradell, New Jersey
Very educational and moving

We went on our vacation and Trip Advisory had this as one of the things to do. This was a very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Christina R
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Sparta, Kentucky
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1532 S 3rd St, Terre Haute, IN 47802-1012
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Reviewed 1 week ago

This personal story of Eva Kors is told with grace and dignity. Especially in today's atmosphere of division, it is an important story to be told. It is a small museum but powerful in its impact. Please don't skip it. The staff is knowledgeable and...More

Thank Olivia B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We went on our vacation and Trip Advisory had this as one of the things to do. This was a very educational and moving experience for all ages to learn the history of the Holocaust. We highly recommend and hope everyone gets a chance to...More

Thank Christina R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Don't miss the opportunity to visit this remarkably personal record of an indescribably horrific period of history.

Thank Richard A
Reviewed 14 August 2017 via mobile

Eva is an inspiration and the museum is a tremendous resource for the state of Indiana. I would recommend to anyone in the vicinity of Terre Haute.

Thank bobgreenrebel
Reviewed 14 August 2017

When I last visited there was a new exhibit in their main, front room. This last time, there are two more exhibits to see. One is specifically about the Mengele Twins and their story. Another is an interactive hologram where you can talk to a...More

Thank TravelChic4469
Reviewed 25 July 2017

This is an excellent museum that should be visited by all who find themselves in Terre Haute. The museum focuses on founder Eva Kor and the other twins who became victims of one of the top Nazi officials, Josef Mengele. Highly recommend attending on a...More

1  Thank HappyTraveler1997
Reviewed 18 July 2017

We didn't get to see too much of the museum because a high school group had reserved the museum. We did get to see the introductory movie, by the museums founder, Eva Kor, as well as see her as she takes a personal interest in...More

Thank RecreationV
Reviewed 14 July 2017

Eva Kor is a survivor from Auschwitz. Dr. Mengele experimented on her because she was twin when she was still a child. Her story is truly touching, specially because she was able to forgive her torturers. Candles Holocaust Museum is dedicated to her story and...More

Thank Michael M
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Stopped by this small museum on our way through. Took about 2 hours. Eva was not there, as she was on a trip to Poland with a group. Very nice staff, very informative and they had a new life like technology that you could interview...More

Thank S C
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Eva Kor is truly one of the most inspirational people I have ever met! Her dedication of teaching the world forgiveness is beyond anything you will ever see! Terre Haute is extremely lucky to have such a resident who is extremely passionate to teach! Her...More

1  Thank GuntherTravels
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