A museum dedicated to teaching the Holocaust to new generations.
The Museum of the Holocaust in Guatemala opened its doors in January 2016. It is the first museum of the Holocaust in Central America, aiming to educate new generations about the genocide perpetrated against the Jews, the mass executions and persecutions against the Roma as well as other victims of the Second World War.
The Holocaust, also known as the Shoah, has always been and will be a model of mass violence, was conducted by the Nazis and their collaborators throughout Europe during 1941-1945.
- Teach this history
- Educate new generations
- Learn from the past to prevent the same atrocities in the future
- Promote tolerance between human beings
- Fight for a better future without violence