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Holocaust Memorial Centre

Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
+389 2 312 2697
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Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje 1000, Republic of Macedonia
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"jewish community"
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"first floor"
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"museum is free"
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"sad history"
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"heart breaking"
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"accept donations"
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"stone bridge"
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Reviewed 2 May 2018

To be able to stand in one of the trucks used to take so many people to their deaths is a very moving experience.

Thank mibagentsmith
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Reviewed 25 January 2018 via mobile

Ok , it was on my list , but surprise whitout any advise on website it was close , under construction ,a simple paper o the front door . May be next time !

Thank girlextreme
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Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

I have spotted the building the first minute in the center of Skopje. The architecture is different and represents burning candles. To be honnest I have not visited it inside as I do not want to jump in sad memories. But the idea to have...More

Thank Deyan B
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Reviewed 12 September 2017 via mobile

The memorial centre is depicted as a museum on maps but it is in fact a memorial centre for and about the Balkan jews. It was a rather small place but it was nevertheless quite interesting. It entails some arts on display on the ground...More

1  Thank Lars K
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Reviewed 10 September 2017

Spare some time from your busy schedule to take a look at this place and remember your blessings, how much better our life is now and to what extremes can mankind go when we forget our humanity.

Thank Veronica B
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Reviewed 15 August 2017

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

3  Thank chepaddy
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Reviewed 11 August 2017

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
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

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

3  Thank EuropeanCookie
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

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.

1  Thank S K
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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
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