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Children's Holocaust Memorial

1 Butterfly Ln, Whitwell, TN 37397-6257
+1 423-658-5635
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Miracle in a small town

It is amazing how a simple learning experience in a classroom turned into something with so much... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2017
Yvette G
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Whitwell, Tennessee
History lesson

We rent movies on Netflix and my wife found one named, paperclips. I was not sure if I wanted to... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
backhoe409
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Covington, Georgia
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1 Butterfly Ln, Whitwell, TN 37397-6257
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Reviewed 17 June 2017

It is amazing how a simple learning experience in a classroom turned into something with so much impact. This project in Whitwell has touched the hearts of people around the world, and thus, have people around the world touched the hearts in Whitwell.

Thank Yvette G
Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

We rent movies on Netflix and my wife found one named, paperclips. I was not sure if I wanted to watch it but I am very glad that I did. If you are looking for an interesting way to teach young people about history tis...More

Thank backhoe409
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We visited this memorial on our way to Buttonwillow also in Whitwell. It is one of those things that makes you very sad and yet is necessary to see and remember. The children of the school were trying to visualize how many 6 million people...More

Thank HaveQuiltWillTravel
Reviewed 4 January 2017

This wonderful boxcar is just a 20 minute drive from Chattanooga. It is a memorial to the Holocaust and is an original train car that was used by the Germans during that terrible time in history. This car was brought to the states by donations...More

Thank Mlbpafan
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

I've wanted to visit this site for a while. It hits one in the gut but leaves you with hope for the future. Both the students and teachers did a wonderful job with this.

Thank Steve F
Reviewed 20 July 2016

Very informative. Only takes less than 30 minutes. Sad and very touching. Take your children so they can begin to understand the horrors of what evil can do if given a chace.

Thank Donna S
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Very moving tribute to the innocent victims of the Holocaust. Worth the effort to go see it . Highly recommend going!

Thank Rene G
Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

Stopped by this incredible hidden historical memorial on route to Nashville. I highly recommend it. Be sure to bring a paper clip to show your support.

Thank gilamonster44
Reviewed 28 June 2016

Near the entrance to the School A Holocaust memorial , very impressive, simple but very touching, the initiative of schools and pupils, the idea is that they collect 6 million paper clips pins, a symbol for the 6 million- Jewish victims in World War 2,...More

Thank Ram.dr. D
Reviewed 17 June 2016

We watched the movie Paper Clips and had to go to this off-the-beaten-path place. It was very interesting to see this memorial which teachers, students, and others made possible as a remembrance of their project to collect 6 million paper clips (they collected over 40...More

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