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Holocaust Memorial Centre

Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Old Jewish Quarter, Skopje, Republic of Macedonia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

A great place for history buffs as well as those interested in this terrible period as it tells the story of Macedonia's Jews from the Spanish expulsion to WW2.

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 19 May 2017

This is a free museum but they accept donations. I learned so much from the exhibits and narratives. And there are many, many pictures. The movie on the upper level is very interesting. Yes, an extremely horrific history in the world, but one that everyone...More

Thank Judy B
Reviewed 17 May 2017

the people involved have made a commendable memorial to the sad history of the Jewish people of Macedonia-it is small and well laid out and worth taking time to visit

Thank rotem6
Reviewed 13 May 2017

The man on the reception was absolutely monstross, like prison officer, you can visit this memorial house free, but such a luxus house for few pics and bilboards...I was disapointed...not only jewish people were victims in the 2. worldwar and and I think in such...More

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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

A very somber experience. The pictures of the victims as you walk in the door hits you hard. There is also a lot of detailed information available over 3 floors of displays. Entrance is free. Ring the door bell to gain entry.

Thank hazzamarri2442
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

The Holocaust Memorial Center in Skopje is close to the Stone Bridge and near the massive statue of Alexander's Father, Phillip II. It is a new, modern structure with a moving statue outside showing a grieving Mother and Child and an empty chair. But it...More

Thank Diplokeith
Reviewed 20 March 2017

The museum was closed when we tried to visit but the exterior of the building was very impressive and some of the external statues were very moving. Have to make sure to visit inside next time.

Thank TravelBugDW
Reviewed 2 January 2017

Really disappointing that this museum closes at 3 on Saturday and Sunday. Most the other museums were open later. I still hope to visit one day.

Thank minn_traveler612
Reviewed 4 November 2016

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 Balkans. And important memorial of Holocaust in other part...More

Thank Justyna M
Reviewed 1 November 2016

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 Jews of Macedonia. The displays of imagery, audio and texts are coherently presented,...More

Thank nscheuer
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