Holocaust Memorial Centre, Skopje
(3.2/5 based on 120+ reviews on the web)
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. Work out when and for how long to visit Holocaust Memorial Centre and other Skopje attractions using our handy Skopje trip generator.
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  • This is a must-see for Poles and other people who thinks that Jews existed only in a 'Western world' and were homogenous and identical. A lot of information about culture and history of Jews in the Ba...  more »
  • The Holocaust Memorial Center for the Jews of Macedonia is prominently located on the huge Square of Phillip II and is architecturally well done.. This museum carefully documents the history of the Je...  more »
  • different from the surrounding pseudo-hellenistic buildings this Institution contains a lot of documents and some audio-visual material on the elimination of Jews and Roma from Macedonia during the Wo...  more »