Our Permanent Exhibition

Holocaust & Genocide in the 20th Century

This uniquely curated exhibition explores the history of the Holocaust and genocide in the 20th century through a thematic lens. Visitors explore history and moral choices through the personal voices of various role players – victims, perpetrators, resisters, rescuers, bystanders and others. The exhibition urges visitors to reflect on lessons from these histories and apply them to their own lives.

Read more about our Permanent Exhibition.
Take a Virtual Tour of our Permanent Exhibition.
Download our Permanent Exhibition Catalogue.

Current Temporary Exhibition

Spots of Light: To Be a Woman in the Holocaust

This Yad Vashem produced exhibition, “Spots of Light: To Be a Woman in the Holocaust” gives an expression to the unique voice of Jewish women in the Holocaust: their choices and responses in the face of the evil, brutality and relentless hardship with which they were forced to grapple. The exhibition reveals the poignant personal stories behind the historical events, and provides faces and voices within the darkness and silence.

Exhibitions Available on Loan

South African Holocaust & Genocide Foundation Exhibitions

Download our brochure of available SAHGF exhibitions to loan and use for educational programmes. Contact jordan@jhbholocaust.co.za or
+27-11-640-3100 for loaning fees.