News and Events

Summer Book Club

August 17, 2014
Summer Book Club Discussion: The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer
El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center will present its summer Book Club discussion of The Invisible Bridge by Julie Orringer on Sunday, August 17 at 11:00 am.

2014 Tour de Tolerance

July 9, 2014
Registration is now open for 2014 Tour de Tolerance
2014 Tour de Tolerance
Sunday - August 24, 2014
New Date - New Location - Same Great Event!

EPHM Founder Henry Kellen, 1915-2014

July 3, 2014
EPHM Founder Henry Kellen passed away July 3, 2014
It is with a very heavy heart that El Paso Holocaust Museum announces that beloved EPHM Founder Henry Kellen passed away this morning. He was 98 years old. Mr. Kellen died in his sleep surrounded by loved ones. He will be extremely missed by his friends, family and the El Paso community.
Services will be tomorrow- Friday, July 4- at 11:00 am at Congregation B'Nai Zion, 805 Cherry Hill Lane.
El Paso Holocaust Museum will also be having a memorial and tribute to Mr. Kellen on Saturday, July 5 - 2:00-4:00 pm.

6th Annual Summer Camp: Tales of Courage

June 16, 2014
EPHM's 6th Annual Summer Camp: Tales of Courage, June 16-20
EPHM presents its 6th annual summer camp, themed "Tales of Courage." The dates for this year's camp are June 16-20, 9:00am - 12:00pm each day. The cost is $50.00 for the first child registered in a family; $40.00 for each additional child registered in a family; $40.00 for Museum members. The cost includes snacks and supplies each day, camp T-shirt and book, and pizza party on the last day. This camp is for ages 8 to 12 years old.

2014 Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference

May 21, 2014
EPHM is excited to present its line-up of presenters and special speakers for the upcoming "Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference," May 21-22.

6th Annual Summer Camp: Tales of Courage

May 9, 2014
Summer Camp Registration: Now Open
Registration for the 6th annual El Paso Holocaust Museum's Summer Camp: Tales of Courage is now open!

2014 Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference

April 2, 2014
2014 Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference, May 21-22
EPHM will host its 2014 Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference on May 21 - 22, 8:30am - 3:30pm. This year's conference will take place at the El Paso Convention Center in the Rio Grande Room. The cost to attend the conference is $95.00. Continuing Professional Credit Hours will be provided. The registration deadline is May 13.
April 2, 2014
EPHM is offering scholarships for registration costs of the "Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference." To apply for a scholarships, the applicant must complete the cover letter information, scholarship essay, and include a letter of recommendation from an administrator, principle, or senior colleague. Applications are due to EPHM by May 9. Winners will be announced May 14.
April 2, 2014
Registration for Educators' Conference
Registration now open for EPHM 2014 "Teaching the Holocaust: Educators' Conference," May 21 - 22, 2014.

New Web Addition!

October 10, 2013
As part of the El Paso Holocaust Museum's Web site, the El Paso Holocaust Survivors Web Page has just been launched, featuring the testimonies of 18 local survivors, all of them telling an incredible story of survival and vital components of Holocaust history.

Rent the Museum

April 1, 2013
Have an Event at the Museum
The El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center is available to businesses, civic and nonprofit organizations that are interested in using the Museum for an upcoming event.

New Book about Museum Now Available

April 1, 2013
NOW AVAILABLE IN SPANISH
The story of the El Paso Holocaust Museum is beautifully captured in a new, full-color book by Mimi R. Gladstein and Sylvia D. Cohen titled "El Paso -- The Wild West Welcomes Holocaust Survivors," available now in the Museum's Bookstore for $15. All of the proceeds from the book benefit the Museum.