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Come visit us during our public hours! Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m. School groups interested please call ahead to make a reservation. 412-421-1500.

Please consider a gift to this year’s Annual Friends Campaign through our secure online donation page so that we can continue teaching the powerful lessons of the Holocaust.


Upcoming Events

Wednesday, October 25 at 6:00 pm at the Holocaust Center (826 Hazelwood Ave.)

Book Talk with Author Avital Baruch

Join us as we hear from Israeli-born author Avital Baruch, the daughter of Romanian-Jewish survivors. She will discuss her book Frozen Mud and Red Ribbons: A Romanian Jewish Girl’s Survival Through the Holocaust in Transnistria and Its Rippling Effect on the Second Generation.

Contact Christina Sahovey at or 412-939-7289 to register.


Thursday, November 9 at 7:00 pm at the Heinz History Center (1212 Smallman Street)

Kristallnacht Commemoration Program

The Holocaust Center of Pittsburgh and the Rauh Jewish History Program and Archives present a program in commemoration of Kristallnacht. Witness the story of a German-Jewish immigrant to Pittsburgh, Eric Moses, and his family members who remained in Berlin, told through a collection of photographs, documents, and letters. Event is free and open to the public. REGISTER HERE!

Contact Christina Sahovey (, 412-939-7289) with any questions.


Saturday, November 11 at 7:00 pm at the Jewish Community Center, Katz Theatre (Robinson Building, 5738 Darlington Road)

Semer Ensemble Concert

The Berlin-based Semer Ensemble brings the musicians of 1930s Berlin back to life after years of silence. Their music opens a time tunnel between 1920s Berlin and today. New Jewish Music Berlin cabaret, Russian folk songs, Yiddish theater hits, operatic arias, and cantorial music are just a small sample of the group’s remarkable repertoire. 

Doors open at 7pm; concert begins at 7:30.

Tickets are $18 for General Admission, $10 for Students (must present a valid student ID when claiming tickets at the door), and free for Survivors. Some tickets may be available at the door, for $20 (General Admission) and $12 (Students). We cannot guarantee how many tickets will be available at the door, so consider reversing your seat today!  REGISTER AND BUY TICKETS HERE!

Questions? Contact Christina Sahovey (, 412-939-7289).