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Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center

Located in North Suburbs


9603 Woods Dr., Skokie IL 60077

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The mission of Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center is expressed in its founding principle: “Remember the Past, Transform the Future.” The Museum is dedicated to preserving the legacy of the Holocaust by honoring the memories of those who were lost and by teaching universal lessons that combat hatred, prejudice, and indifference. The 65,000 square foot building features an authentic German rail car and other artifacts. Student and Group Tour friendly with multiple special event spaces including a 225 seat auditorium, a banquet hall perfect for sit-down meals, lectures, and training sessions, as well as classrooms for meetings and conferences.

Services Offered

Wheelchair Accessible

Student Tours

Motorcoach ParkingOn-site

Minimum Group Number15

Virtual Tour

Minimum Size for Group Admission Rate20

Golf Nearby

Miles from O'Hare Airport12.6

Miles from Midway Airport19.3

Miles from Navy Pier16.8

Miles from McCormick Place19.0




American Express

Student Group Friendly

Special Interest Tours Offered

Complimentary On-site Parking

Public Space Wi-Fi Available

ADA Compliant

Public Space Wi-Fi COMP or FeeComplimentary

Self-Parking AvailableOn-site

Food On-siteOTHER

Airport(s) ServedORD & MDW

Number of Retail Stores

Hours of OperationOpen Wednesday through Monday, 10 am - 5 pm, with last entry at 4 pm.


Military Discount

Preferred Catering Providers

Number of Meeting Rooms14

Largest Room, Theater Capacity300

Largest Room, Reception Capacity (Standing)325

Largest Room, Classroom Capacity30

Largest Room, Banquet Capacity (Seated)200

Exhibit Space Available

Off-Site Catering Allowed

On-site Audio/Visual Equipment

Complete Buy-out Available

Max Capacity, Theater Style300

Max Capacity, Reception Style (Standing)325

Max Capacity, Classroom Style78

Max Capacity, Banquet Style (Seated)200

Total Square Footage of Meeting Space65000

Private Meeting Space Available

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