The New England Holocaust Memorial
Holocaust Memorial: Free and Always Open
Please take the time to pay your respects at The New England Holocaust Memorial.
It is a beautifully designed outdoor structure that is always open and available to the public. It is also easily accessible in Carmen Park on Congress Street near Faneuil Hall and Quincy Market.
What was the Holocaust?
The Holocaust was the systematic persecution and murder of approximately six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its collaborators.
“Holocaust” is a word of Greek origin meaning “sacrifice by fire.”
The Nazis, who came to power in Germany in January 1933, believed that Germans were “racially superior” and that the Jews, deemed “inferior,” were an alien threat to the so-called German racial community. Read more.
Creation of the Holocaust Memorial
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