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Holocaust Museum Houston

5401 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77004-6804
+1 713-942-8000
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A must see in Houston

A unique experience in prejudice education. You will find it hard to believe the the extent of... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Ken M
Informative but sad

This museum is very historically informative as well as emotional. It is a great place to learn... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Treesa_t
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The Holocaust Museum Houston educates visitors about prejudice and tolerance. You can see archival film, a Danish rescue boat and a World War II railcar used to transport victims to concentration camps.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
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5401 Caroline St, Houston, TX 77004-6804
The Museum District
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Reviewed yesterday

A unique experience in prejudice education. You will find it hard to believe the the extent of Holocaust atrocities revealed here. The museum is unique in that it features Holocaust survivors living in Houston.

Thank Ken M
Reviewed 1 week ago

This museum is very historically informative as well as emotional. It is a great place to learn more about history and to take notes as to not have such evil take place again.

Thank Treesa_t
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This place is a HUGE slap in the face of reality. I broke down in tears while walking through here, looking at pictures, reading stories of what those people endured. The children...it was just...well, sickening. Don't get me wrong, it's a must see for anyone,...More

Thank Christinashawaii
Reviewed 23 July 2017

Joined a docent tour of the centre and the gentleman really brought the story of the holocost and the link to Houston alive. Reminds us all to remember and not just stand by.

Thank Babyboo123
Reviewed 14 July 2017

We got a groupon and it was very much worth the visit. Lots to read so make sure you have a few hours. It was extremely sad to read about the stories. But to understand and know what happened during the holocaust, keeps the memory...More

Thank Cynn143
Reviewed 13 July 2017

This place is very good. The feeling you get seeing everything brings up lots of emotions. You just cant imagine what these people went through. There is a train car outside also.

Thank Michelle W
Reviewed 13 July 2017

No matter how many books I've read or documentaries I've viewed regarding the Holocaust, I am still beyond touched by the pain inflicted on human beings by supposed human beings. The Houston Holocaust Museum charges such a small fee for such a huge display of...More

Thank Earlene M
Reviewed 11 July 2017

Everyone should know our past so not to repeat it. This is the place to go for that kind of knowlege. Please, just don't go smiling in your selfies.

Thank Sérgio L
Reviewed 11 July 2017

It is a small museum but they are about to expand. The photos and stories are touching and you learn more than you think you know. You get to see real artifacts as well as stand in a car and envision what they went through.

Thank Melisa R
Reviewed 7 July 2017

Exhibits and video accounts are enlightening and very moving. Museum is rather small, but a worthwhile experience.

Thank Lori G
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Brenda M
24 February 2017|
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Response from Denise14441518 | Reviewed this property |
DC is what I would rate phenomenal...no comparison. BUT that doesn't mean Houston isn't any good. Its much smaller, yes, but its educational, lots of videos running different clips with actual footage, artifacts throughout. More
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crystal p
12 November 2016|
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7 days a week
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crystal p
12 November 2016|
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Response from Jon C | Reviewed this property |
Monday to Friday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday  10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday Noon to 5 p.m.
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