Memorial de la Shoah (Shoah Memorial), Paris

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#18 of 129 in Museums in Paris
Memorial de la Shoah (Shoah Memorial) has a wall bearing 76,000 names of Jews deported from France to the Nazi camps between 1942 and 1944. Opened in January 2005, the memorial includes a major documentation center and an archive of a million artifacts, including 55,000 photographs. Trips leave from the memorial to visit French concentration camp sites, such as Drancy. To visit Memorial de la Shoah (Shoah Memorial) and get the most from your holiday in Paris, create itinerary details personal to you using our Paris vacation trip planner.
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  • August 16, 2017
    A memorial - museum that allows us to know better this difficult part of the history of Paris and the... Museum France very researched, educational and well done... A true meditation, sometimes without being Jewish so the context is addictive!
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  • August 15, 2017
    This visit is free. We took the audio guide which was very convenient. Interesting and informative visit, we can stay there hours so there are many interesting things to read to see to listen and learn... Staff friendly and respectful
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  • August 15, 2017
    Memory moving place. A magnificent permanent exhibition that allows to account of the horror of the deportation and the persecution of the Jews for centuries. The walls with the names of victims and the righteous provide an indescribable emotion.
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  • June 3, 2017
    Meticulously archived documents and images that are immersive and insightful. A beautiful and touching museum, not to be missed.
  • June 18, 2017
    Amazing place, free entrance! Must see if you have interest in the Jewish religion / holocaust / ww2!!
  • August 9, 2017
    you will get to know the cruel practices the Jews have undergone
  • September 6, 2017
    An informative walk through the museum.
  • March 21, 2017
    So powerful and well done. The stories of Jewish struggle and persecution are overwhelming. Don't miss it.

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