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Bearing Witness: Herbert Kohn - The Breman Museum

Unforgettable Stories from the Holocaust

Herbert Kohn's family lived in Germany for 450 years. When the Nazis came to power in 1933, Antisemitism became the law of the land and Jewish families like the Kohns were no longer welcome. Then, on November 9th and 10th of 1938, eleven year old Herbert witnessed Kristallnacht - the "Night of Broken Glass" - which is widely regarded as the dawn of the Holocaust. If you have questions, 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 from Noon - 2:00 PM. Mr. Kohn will be telling his remarkable 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 2014-2015 Bearing Witness series is provided through a generous gift from The Sara Giles Moore Foundation.

This event presented by the Lillian and A.J. Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education at The Breman Museum.

A special thanks to our community partner Eternal-Life Hemshech.

Bearing Witness: Herbert Kohn
Nov 02 2014 | 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Bearing Witness: Herbert Kohn

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