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The Breman Museum will be closed for Martin Luther King Day on Monday, January 20th and will re-open on Tuesday, January 21st.

Henri Dauman: LOOKING UP

Iconic Photography that Defined the 20th Century

Sep 15 - Jan 30

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Now on View

Absence of Humanity

The Holocaust Years, 1933-1945

This permanent exhibition presents the history of the Holocaust through artifacts and stories of Atlanta area Holocaust Survivors.

NOW ON VIEW

Eighteen Artifacts: A Story of Jewish Atlanta

The story of Jewish Atlanta began as it did in many other Southern towns, but its narrative would take dramatic turns as Atlanta became a stage for regional, national, and international events over the next 170 years.

Events

  • January 26th, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tours: The Roosevelt

    Plunge into historic Jewish Atlanta with exclusive tours of some of the city's most significant sites! Join us as we explore an intimate behind-the-scenes access to Roosevelt High School.

  • February 9th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Bearing Witness: Henry "Hank" Lewin

    Hank tells the story of his parents, Nora and Joel Lewin who were married in Kovno, Lithuania, and endured seperation and several concentration camps to survive the holocaust. He remembers Gideon, a brother he never knew who was killed in Auschwitz at the age of two.

  • February 23rd, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Civil Rights Trolley Tour

    Join us for our next Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour with a one-of-a-kind trolley tour of the Jewish connection to Atlanta’s Civil Rights Movement! Explore the role Jewish institutions played in the fight for integration with tour stops at The Temple, Prior Tire, the Rich’s Building, the Peachtree Manor Hotel, and the American Motor Hotel.

  • March 15th, 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM

    Bearing Witness: Alfred Schneider, PhD

    Even though school was illegal in Romania for jews in 1941, Alfred and two friends started their own course of studies and were later tutored by teachers within the ghetto. His academic prowess, ability to learn multiple languages and musical talents proved pivotal to his survival. Alfred Schneider overcame many challenges after the Holocaust as he laid the foundations for a new life.

  • March 22nd, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Fulton Bag & Cotton Mill

    Plunge into historic Jewish Atlanta with exclusive tours of some of the city's most significant sites! Join us as we explore Fulton Bag & Cotton Mill. Once the largest employer in Atlanta, the Fulton Bag & Cotton Mill is now loft apartments and condos. Explore the Jewish history of the factory and how it gave rise to Cabbagetown and also Georgia Tech.

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TESTIMONY

Bearing Witness

Unforgettable Stories From the Holocaust

ARCHIVES

Cuba Family Archives

Delve into our archives and explore the Jewish history of Atlanta and the South.
LEARN

Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education

The Lillian and A.J. Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education offers guided tours of our Holocaust Galleries as well as pre and post visit curriculum for educators.

EXPERIENCE

Historic Jewish Atlanta Tours

History at its source.
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