News and Events

New Exhibit: "Music in the Holocaust: The Notes Rose Up In Flames"

September 7, 2014
Grand Opening for Special Exhibit:
El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center presents the traveling exhibit: “Music and the Holocaust: The Notes Rose Up In Flames,” opening Sunday, September 7. The exhibit will run until October 26.

"Verdi's Requiem: Resistance and Redemption at Terezin"

August 21, 2014
Tickets now on sale for
Tickets are now on sale for El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center's 30th anniversary event, "Verdi's Requiem: Resistance and Redemption at Terezin - A Holocaust Story." This event will take place on Saturday, November 8, 2014 at 8:00 pm at the Plaza Theater.

Student Video Contest: Music in the Holocaust

August 21, 2014
Music's Impact: Now and Then
In conjunction with the new special exhibit, “Music in the Holocaust: The Notes Rose up in Flames,” El Paso Holocaust Museum presents a Video Contest for Teens on the role of music in history and in their world today.

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.

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July 1, 2014
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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.