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United States Holocaust Museum at District of Columbia
United States Holocaust Museum
100 Raoul Wallenberg Pl SW,, Washington DC , 20024 202-488-0400
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history abounds at the United States Holocaust Museum

The United States Holocaust Museum is just 1.5 miles from The Concordia, which is conveniently located in central DC. This powerful memorial features a permanent exhibition that shines a bright light on the Holocaust from 1933 to 1945. You'll discover other equally moving exhibitions, a library, and archives. You can also pay tribute to the millions of people who lost their lives by lighting a candle in the Hall of Remembrance.


Prices - 

Admission to the U.S. Holocaust Museum is free. There is a $1 transaction fee for tickets reserved online.

Hours -

The Museum is open every day except Yom Kippur and Christmas Day.


  • Films
  • Public Programs
  • Benefits


  • Exhibitions
  • Hall of Remembrance
  • Library
  • Archives
  • Museum Shop
  • Museum Café


  • Does the Museum have any restrictions?

    There are a few rules you must follow at the United States Holocaust Museum. There is no eating or drinking, unless for medical reasons. You can drink water from a bottle with a cap or the water fountains. Smoking of any kind is not permitted as is the taking photographs for commercial purposes. No pets can be brought in except for service animals. And all weapons are prohibited.
  • What is the best time of year to visit?

    The best time to visit the United States Holocaust Museum is in the fall or winter. That's because it's less crowded than the rest of the year. In fact, if you're planning to come between March and August, it's recommended that you get your tickets ahead of time. There are a limited number of tickets available online beginning in September. Or you can get same-day tickets online or outside the Museum.

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