Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center

Skokie, Ill.


9603 Woods Drive
Skokie, Ill. 60077
(847) 967-4800
Hours: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Wednesday and Friday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Thursday; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Closed some holidays
Admission: $12, $8 students 12-22 and seniors, $6 kids 5-11, free members

Explore engaging games, multimedia, and interactive exhibits in Make a Difference! The Harvey L. Miller Family Youth Exhibition, where children ages 8-12 can have fun discovering ways to respect differences, address bullying, and take a stand on issues that matter to them. Exhibits include Take A Stand, a virtual reality game where frogs confront "bullies" in their pond; Choices, a peek inside school lockers to find inspiring stories about Rosa Parks and Anne Frank as well as modern-day teens who took a stand; and What Do You See, where kids explore an interactive mural to see who is standing up for what is right and who could use a hand.


Don't miss this opportunity to learn and grow with your child- it's never too early to talk to your kids about standing up for themselves and others!

The Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center tells the story of the Holocaust through richly designed, interactive exhibitions that will both move and inspire you. World-class special exhibitions explore broad themes that foster the promotion of human rights and the elimination of genocide, including Ruth Gruber: Photojournalist. On display through June 1, 2014, the exhibition celebrates the remarkable life, vision, and heroic tenacity of a 20th century pioneer and trailblazing photojournalist.

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