Holographic Theater Project

About two months ago, Halina Zimm, a Holocaust Survivor, started a new project for the Virginia Holocaust Museum. Halina filmed for a week with...

Halina Zimm tells her story

On June 28, Survivor Halina Zimm shared her story of living through the Holocaust at a session of the Alexander Lebenstein Teacher Education Institute...

VHM to host photo exhibit of images from Charlottesville protests

August 11-12, 2022. marks the five-year anniversary of the Unite the Right rally that shook the quiet, central Virginia city of Charlottesville. To recognize this...

Holocaust Education workshop held for 100 teachers

By Megan Ferenczy, Director of Education, Virginia Holocaust Museum This summer the Virginia Holocaust Museum along with valued partner Longwood University, is holding its annual,...

Yom HaShoah Commemoration

The Virginia Holocaust Museum commemorated Yom HaShoah on Sunday, May 1. In opening remarks, Executive Director Samuel Asher said, “In today’s atmosphere of political, cultural,...

Children’s Memorial opens at VHM with reception

The Virginia Holocaust Museum opened its permanent and unique Children’s Memorial Exhibit on April 7 at a special reception featuring a number of Commonwealth...

UR athletes and coaches learn about the Holocaust

More than 140 University of Richmond athletes, coaches and staff members attended a special program of tours and talk backs at the Virginia Holocaust...

The Last Cyclist at VHM: April 28

On April 28, the Jewish Family Theater’s presentation of The Last Cyclist, will be at the Virginia Holocaust Museum. In cooperation with the Weinstein...

Holocaust Exhibit in Fiber opens April 5

On April 5 - June 2, All that Remains: a Holocaust Exhibit in Fiber - Artist Leslie Klein opens her Exhibit in the Downstairs...

Unique Children’s Memorial Joins VHM’s Permanent Collection

The Virginia Holocaust Museum proudly announces the opening on April 7 of the Children’s Memorial, a new exhibit honoring the memory of the 1.5...