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Article in the Jerusalem Post: Survivors light torches at Ghetto Fighters’ House
Six Holocaust survivors and their families lit torches in commemoration of the 70th anniversary of the Warsaw Ghetto uprising at Beit Lohamei Hagetaot [the Ghetto Fighters’ House]

 

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Holocaust and Heroism Remebrance Day Annual Assembly

Holocaust and Heroism Remembrance Day Annual Assembly will take place on Thursday, April 16, 2015. This year the annual assembly commemorates the 70 year anniversary of the liberation and victory through the eyes of the survivors.

New Exhibiton: Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race

Now at the Ghetto Fighters' House: "Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race", which is a traveling exhibition produced by the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum. Through reproductions of photographs and documents, films, and survivor testimony, it traces how the persecution of groups deemed biologically inferior led to the near annihilation of European Jewry.

In honor of spring: A delegation from the Jewish Nation Fund visits the Ghetto Fighters' House Museum

Last week top officials from the Jewish National Fund (JNF) visited the Ghetto Fighters' House Museum through the "Go North" program. This joint program was developed by JNF-USA and Keren Kayemeth LeIsrael, in cooperation with the government of Israel, local municipalties, Raya Strauss Ben - Dror, who is promoting the Western Galiliee Region, the Raut Center, Nefesh B'Nefesh, Or Movement, The Rashi Foundation, the Russel Berrie Foundation and a number of other NGO's.

The Ghetto Fighters' House mourns the passing of Yisrael Rosenblum, Holocaust survivor and member of the Ghetto Fighters' Kibbutz

Israel Rosenblum, Holocaust survivor and founding member of the Ghetto Fighters' Kibbutz, passed away yesterday. Israel's inspirational story of being a teenager during the Holocaust has been and remains an integral part of the museum's Bar/Bat Mitvah program.

Now Available in Spanish: The Documentary Film "What Are You Fighting For?"

The documentary film "What Are You Fighting For?" has recently been translated to Spanish. The translation and production of the film were made possible due to a generous donation from Maccabi Buenos Aires. The movie is one of the many educational materials in Spanish developed by the Ghetto Fighters' House.

Renovation of the Historical Floor: New Exhibitions Due to Open in 2015

The "House" is planning a new permanent exhibition as well as a number of temporary exhibits, including "Deadly Medicine", on loan from the United States Memorial Museum in Washington, D.C.

This Summer Over 2000 Students Participate in GFH's Poland Seminar

During the last two weeks of August, the museum was filled with groups who had come to participate in one of the most special programs offered by the Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum: our Two-Day Seminar. This encompassing program is generally selected by Israeli high schools that send delegations to Poland in the month of September.

The International Conference of the Association of Holocaust Organizations at the GFH in July 2014

In July, the Ghetto Fighters’ House Museum hosted an international conference in conjunction with the Association of Holocaust Organizations.

International Visitors to GFH

The museum was honored to have many guests visit throughout the summer. Some choose to travel to Israel despite the challenges during Operation Eitan. These visits were especially important to us as we continue to reach out to our international community. The variety of the meetings and purpose of each event have great significance for our programming and developing relationships.

Ghetto Fighters’ House – Bergen-Belsen Memorial Delegation Summer 2014

Despite the security situation in Israel this summer, the second part of the Bergen-Belsen - GFH exchange took place at the museum in Israel. The educational staff of the Bergen-Belsen Memorial spent a week with the GFH staff in Germany this past April.

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