25th Anniversary Events
Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933–1945 examines the Nazi regime’s attempt to eradicate homosexuality, which left thousands dead and shattered the lives of many more. Between 1933 and 1945, the Nazi German regime promoted racial health policies that sought to eliminate all sources of biological corruption to its dominant “Aryan” race. Among the groups persecuted as threats […]
Yom HaShoah Commemoration April 24, 2017 at 5:30 p.m. at The FHM Join us for a commemorative ceremony and candle lightning by Holocaust Survivors in observance of Yom HaShoah. This year’s commemoration will include free Museum admission from 10:00am-5:00pm and the reading of Holocaust victims’ names throughout the day. There will be a Holocaust Survivor […]
The Debbie and Brent Sembler Florida Holocaust Museum Lecture Series at USFSP Presents: Tilar J. Mazzeo, author of Irena’s Children
The Debbie and Brent Sembler Florida Holocaust Museum Lecture Series at USFSP Presents: Tilar J. Mazzeo, author of Irena’s Children March 30, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. USFSP (Lynn Pippenger Hall) 700 4th Street South, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 New York Times bestselling author Tilar J. Mazzeo’s latest book Irena’s Children tells the incredible true story […]
25 Months of Survivor Stories
In honor of the 25th Anniversary of The Florida Holocaust Museum, this oral history series shares the stories of twenty-five Holocaust Survivors from around the country. Each Survivor brings to the series an individual voice that enlivens our understanding of the Holocaust; the war’s effects on individuals, families, and communities dispersed across the world; and its reverberations into the present moment.
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