University of Minnesota
Center for Holocaust & Genocide Studies


Holocaust Memorials

Ghetto Heroes Monument: Warsaw, Poland

Warsaw Ghetto Monument

Biography of a Memorial Icon: Nathan Rapoport's Warsaw Ghetto Monument by James E. Young

Holocaust Memorial at Park Hotel in Prague, Czech Republic.

The memorial was designed by Helga Hoskova, a survivor of Terezin, commemorates the deportation of the Czech Jews.

Memorial at Berlin, German Jewish Community Center


Monument to Holocaust Survivors, Carmiel, Galilee, Israel

Niki Imber, Sculptor. b. 1920, Vienna. Immigrated 1978. Studied: 1935-38 Academy, Vienna. He came to Israel on "illegal" ship, was caught by British and sent to Mauritius. After the war lived in Kenya, Venezuela and New York. Statue: "Memorial to Holocaust Survivors" in Carmiel where he lives, erected in 1984.