In the words of Elie Wiesel: “We must take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented. Sometimes we must interfere. When human lives are endangered, when human dignity is in jeopardy, national borders and sensitivities become irrelevant. Wherever men and women are persecuted because of their race, religion, or political views, that place must – at that moment – become the center of the universe.”Read the Full Statement
We’re closed today
Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
All visitors must pass through security to enter the Museum. Backpacks, strollers, large bags, and other large items must be stored in coat check.
February 25, 2019 – August 16, 2020