Chicago's North Shore CVB - Welcome - Shanghai: Safe Haven During the Holocaust


Search
 Getting Here Getting Here Events Events Subscribe Subscribe Savor Summer Savor Summer
Chicago's North Shore Facebook Chicago's North Shore Twitter Chicago's North Shore Pinterest Chicago's North Shore Blog Chicago's North Shore Instagram

Shanghai: Safe Haven During the Holocaust

now - September 5, 2022 
Illinois Holocaust Museum and Education Center
9603 Woods Dr., Skokie, IL 60077
(847) 967-4800

Shanghai: Safe Haven During the Holocaust sheds light on a lesser-known moment in Holocaust history: European Jews who had been shut out of country after country while trying to escape Nazi persecution found a beacon of hope in an unlikely place: Shanghai, China. In 1946, American photojournalist Arthur Rothstein began a project documenting the lives of Jewish refugees who now called Shanghai’s Hongkew District “home.”


15
July

Shanghai: Safe Haven During the Holocaust

July 15, 2021 - September 5, 2022
Shanghai: Safe Haven During the Holocaust sheds light on a lesser-known moment i... MORE
16
Oct

On-Site Community Gathering: Touch-A-Tank: A Salute to our Veterans, Active Military, and First Responders

October 16, 2022
Children and adults are invited to enjoy this outdoor family event as we thank our he... MORE
16
June

Ghost Army: The Combat Con Artists of World War II

June 16, 2022 - January 2, 2023
Ghost Army: The Combat Con Artists of World War II tells the heroic tale of the top-s... MORE

Admission Fee Price varies.

2
Feb

The Journey Back: A VR Experience

February 2, 2022 - December 31, 2022
Experience the first-in-the-world virtual reality exhibition, The Journey Back, ... MORE