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Days of Remembrance


What is Days of Remembrance?

The US Congress established Days of Remembrance as the nation’s annual commemoration of the Holocaust. The Museum is responsible for leading the nation in observing Days of Remembrance and for encouraging observances throughout the United States.

Days of Remembrance will be commemorated on Thursday, May 2, 2019. Observances and remembrance activities will occur nationwide between Sunday, April 28, and Sunday, May 5.

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Request a Free DVD

This free DVD features presentation-quality videos you can use in your commemoration or classroom.