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Virtual Tour for Students

The Holocaust: History and Memory


This tour allows students to virtually experience the US Holocaust Memorial Museum. It includes nine different scenes from the Museum similar to the experience on the Google Expeditions app. It covers our permanent exhibition, The Holocaust, our Hall of Witness and Hall of Remembrance, and a conservation lab where students can examine how our staff preserve and present Holocaust history.

To navigate the tour:

  • Use the arrows at the bottom of the screen to move through the nine different scenes.
  • Click, hold, and drag the icon to explore the 360 degree image for each scene.
  • Click on the (i) icon for more information about each scene and to learn about the historical photos and artifacts featured.

Lesson Plan and Worksheet

In this lesson, students engage in a virtual field trip to explore how the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum preserves and presents Holocaust history.

This lesson was adapted from an activity created in conjunction with Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company.

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