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RE-OPENING OCTOBER 18! 

The Holocaust Center for Humanity is excited to reopen its doors to the public on Sunday, October 18. The museum will reopen with limited capacity on Sundays from 10am - 4pm. 

Exhibit Re opening Covid guidelines 1

We have been working hard to prepare the museum to welcome back visitors and will be adhering to guidelines for museum reopening from Washington State. Read more about the guidelines here

What to know about re-opening:

  • Admission to the museum will be by appointment only for timed entry, one group, family, or individual per time slot
  • Admission fees are currently waived
  • The Holocaust Center has adopted a strict cleaning policy before and after every visit
  • Masks are required for all staff and visitors 
  • There will be one-way traffic flows throughout the museum and exhibit

Want to schedule a visit? See below!

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"I believe very strongly this is the most hopeful place in the city." - Local Holocaust Survivor, Steve Adler

 

Location

The Henry and Sandra Friedman
Holocaust Center for Humanity
2045 2nd Avenue
Seattle, WA 98121

 

Hours

Sundays - 10:00am - 4:00pm (reservations required)

Reserve your visit!

 

Exhibit - "Finding Light in the Darkness"

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Finding Light in the Darkness - Learn More

The development and training of museum tour guides (docents) is made possible with the generous support of the Union Pacific Foundation.

 

Security

All bags are subject to search, and weapons of any type are strictly not allowed in the museum, including guns, knives (even pocket knives), and pepper spray.

 

General Admission (admission fees are currently waived)

Adult - $10 Suggested Admission
Student - $5 Suggested Admission
Senior - $5 Suggested Admission

Directions & Parking

I-5 North
Take the Seneca Street Exit, Exit 165, on the left
Turn slight left onto Seneca Street
Turn Right onto 4th Avenue
Turn Left onto Lenora Street (Lenora is right after Virginia. If you reach Blanchard, you just passed it.)
Turn Left onto 2nd Ave (the Holocaust Center is on the corner on the right)

I-5 South
Merge onto Union Street via Exit 165B
Turn Right onto 4th Avenue
Turn Left onto Lenora Street (Lenora is right after Virginia. If you reach Blanchard, you just passed it.)
Turn Left onto 2nd Ave (the Holocaust Center is on the corner on the right)

Parking
Securities Building parking garage, access from 3rd or 4th Avenues between Virginia and Stewart
Third & Stewart garage, access from Stewart between 2nd and 3rd.  
There is also paid and metered street parking.

Public Transit
Worried about parking or traffic? Public transportation is a great and easy way to get to our Center! You can find schedules, maps, and a trip planner on the King County Metro Transit website.

There are many options downtown. Here are a few nearby stops:

2nd Ave. & Lenora St. (on our block)
Buses: 29, 37, 113, 121, 122, 123, 143, 157, 158, 159, 177, 178, 179, 190, 192

3rd Ave. & Virginia St. (one block away)
Buses: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 13, 14, 15, 17, 18, 19, 24, 26, 28, 29, 33, 40, 62, 116, 118, 119, 120, 124, 994, Rapid Ride C, D and E

Westlake Link Light Rail Station (five blocks away - Pine St. between 3rd & 4th Aves)