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The Holocaust was the systematic, state-sponsored persecution and murder of six million Jews by the Nazi regime and its allies and collaborators. Learn more in the Museum’s Holocaust Encyclopedia.

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These Museum websites provide a variety of ways to learn and teach about the Holocaust and other genocides and mass atrocities. Resources include the Holocaust Encyclopedia, Experiencing History, and History Unfolded.

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