News and Events

EPHM Book Club

EPHM's September Book Club Discussion
El Paso Holocaust Museum's Book Club will hold its next discussion on Sunday, September 20, 2015 at 11:00. The discussion will be on Story of a Secret State: My Report to the World, by Jan Karski. The discussion will be moderated by Dr. Z. Anthony Kruszewski, professor emeritus at the University of Texas at El Paso.

Poland's Heroes of the Holocaust, Featuring Jan Karski

New Traveling Exhibit: Poland's Heroes of the Holocaust, Featuring Jan Karski
El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center is proud to partner with The Pulaski Society of El Paso to host Poland’s Heroes of the Holocaust, Featuring Jan Karski- a presentation of dual traveling exhibits, They Risked Their Lives- Poles who Saved Jews during the Holocaust and Jan Karski: The World Knew. The private opening of the exhibits will be Tuesday, September 1 at 6:00 pm. The exhibit will open to the public on September 5, 2015 at 1:00 pm.

Tour de Tolerance

Registration NOW OPEN for EPHM's 10th Annual Tour de Tolerance Ride/Run/Walk
EPHM announces its 10th Annual Tour de Tolerance Presented by Southwest Retina Consultants on Sunday - August 23, 2015 at Sunland Park Racetrack & Casino

Film Screening: "My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes"

EPHM presents the special screening of
Please join us for a special screening of the acclaimed documentary "My Italian Secret: The Forgotten Heroes" on Thursday, August 13 at 7:00pm. The screening will be held at El Paso Museum of Art. Tickets are $10.00.

Echoes and Reflections: Professional Development

EPHM sponsors Echoes and Reflections Training: Professional Development for Teachers
El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center is proud to announce that it will be hosting an Echoes and Reflections professional development program for local middle and high school educators on August 5 and 6, 2015, 9am-3pm at El Paso Holocaust Museum, 715 N. Oregon.

Operation: Rescue

7th Annual Summer Camp
El Paso Holocaust Museum and Study Center will present its 7th annual summer camp July 13 – 17, 2015. This year’s theme will be Operation: Rescue - true stories of rescue missions during the Holocaust. The camp will be from 9am to 12pm 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. 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 11 years old.

EPHM Founder Henry Kellen, 1915-2014

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.