Holocaust Museum (The Green House), Vilnius

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One of the centers of the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum, Holocaust Museum (The Green House) represents the Holocaust as experienced in Lithuania. Exhibits tell the story of the genocide of Lithuanian Jews during World War II, which saw their number fall from 240,000 in 1941 (including refugees from Poland) to just 10,000 in 1945. Learn about the killing squads, concentration camps, and ghettos rife with disease and starvation that caused this stark decline in population. The exhibit also provides information about those who collaborated with the Nazis and those who risked their lives to help the persecuted. Historical documents, photographs, diaries, and letters on display give personal insights into this tragedy. Arrange to visit Holocaust Museum (The Green House) and other attractions in Vilnius using our Vilnius itinerary maker.
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  • One of several locations of the Vilna Gaon State Jewish Museum, the Holocaust Museum – referred to as The Green House – because it is in a green house – provides a compact, reverent and informative...  more »
  • Very informative exposition, there’s a replica of Vilnius bunker even. Helpful staff. You could spend good amount of time there. I do recommend.  more »
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  • It was a really interesting place to visit; the stories were heartbreaking and inspiring. The staff were excellent.
  • Must seen! To remember so never come back!

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