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Bearing Witness: Hershel Greenblat - The Breman Museum

Unforgettable Stories from the Holocaust

Hershel Greenblat’s first two years of life were spent hiding with other Jews in a dark cave in Ukraine. His next five years were spent in a Displaced Persons' camp in Austria. Finally in 1950, his family moved to the United States and Atlanta. Learn how Hershel became an American after surviving the Holocaust at The Breman's Bearing Witness, April 17, 2016.

This event is FREE.

If you have questions about this April event in Atlanta, please feel free to contact us at info@thebreman.org or 678-222-3700.

Day of Event

Guided tours of our Holocaust Gallery will be given at 12:00 PM and 1:00 PM. Hershel Greenblat will be telling his remarkable Holocaust survivor story beginning at 2:00 PM.

Free parking is available at the museum (with free overflow parking available at The John Marshal Law School on 18th between W. Peachtree and Spring) and seating is first-come, first-served, so be sure to arrive early in order to secure your spot!

Free admission to the 2015-2016 Bearing Witness Series is provided through a generous gift from The Sara Giles Moore Foundation. 

This event is presented by the Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education at The Breman Museum and our community partner Eternal-Life Hemshech.

Bearing Witness: Remarkable Stories from the Holocaust
Apr 17 2016 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bearing Witness: Remarkable Stories from the Holocaust

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