On View through August 30, 2020

Presented in NYC with

  • Musealia
  • Auschwitz Birkenau Memorial

Statement about the Aftermath of the Death of George Floyd and National Demonstrations

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.”

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Edmond J. Safra Plaza
36 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280


We are a 12 minute walk from the 9/11 Memorial.
We are a 3 minute walk from the Statue of Liberty ...

All visitors must pass through security to enter the Museum. Backpacks, strollers, large bags, and other large items must be stored in coat check.