Holocaust Memorial Centre, Skopje

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Set within the city's historically Jewish neighborhood, remembers Macedonia's Jews who fell victim to the horrors of Nazi Germany's campaign of extermination. Visit the museum, opened in 2011, and learn about the country's vibrant prewar Jewish population of over 7,000. Wander the different exhibitions, which focus on audio-visual presentation and textual commemoration of individual stories, and reflect on the photographs of the victims arranged in a garden-like fashion. Entry to the museum is free of charge and exhibits are presented in both Macedonian and English. Plan your visit to Holocaust Memorial Centre and a wealth of other attractions, well-known and undiscovered, using our Skopje day trip planning tool .
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  • 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 !  more »
  • 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 ...  more »
  • 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...  more »
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