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Learn more: www.museumoftolerance.com/freeday

The Museum of Tolerance is pleased to offer free admission on the last day of January, as a part of the eleventh annual Museums Free-for-All Day. MOT joins over 20 Southern California museums and cultural institutions to offer free arts and culture for one day.

The official Museums Free-for-All Day is on Saturday, January 30th, 2016, but because we are closed on Saturdays, we invite you to come see all that MOT has to offer the FOLLOWING day, SUNDAY, JANUARY 31st, 2016.

Museum hours on Free Day: 10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. When planning your visit, please note that each of the four main exhibits takes approximately 1.5 hours. 

In addition to gaining free admission to all four exhibits, you will also have the opportunity to meet and hear first-hand testimony from Civil Rights Activist Sylvia Mendez as well as three of our Holocaust survivor speakers at four different times, respectively: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm.

Learn more: www.museumoftolerance.com/freeday
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On the eve of National Bullying Prevention Month, there is no better time to meet Lizzie Velasquez, a brave 26-year-old woman who suffers from rare condition which prevents her from gaining weight and causes accelerated aging.

Lizzie first came under the spotlight at the age of 17, when a YouTube video called her the “world’s ugliest woman". Her brand new documentary tells of her triumphant journey to the other side of online bullying.

A Brave Heart: The Lizzie Velasquez Story premiered this past weekend, find a theater near you: http://imwithlizzie.com/
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Want to attend our first #emptyMOT? Apply here: http://goo.gl/forms/qIWK6RWmHi
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Still searching for a New Year's Resolution?
 
Why not resolve to make a difference in 2015 by becoming an MOT Volunteer!
 
Orientation training will begin early February, apply now!
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Reflections from Mariah Shevchuk on her experience as an MOT intern this past summer.
{Here's the blog I wrote for my MA program's blog about my summer interning at the Museum of Tolerance in LA. Check their blog while you're at it!} So-Cal Social Justice by Mariah Shevchuk An army ...
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Learn more: www.museumoftolerance.com/freeday

The Museum of Tolerance is pleased to offer free admission on the last day of January, as a part of the eleventh annual Museums Free-for-All Day. MOT joins over 20 Southern California museums and cultural institutions to offer free arts and culture for one day.

The official Museums Free-for-All Day is on Saturday, January 30th, 2016, but because we are closed on Saturdays, we invite you to come see all that MOT has to offer the FOLLOWING day, SUNDAY, JANUARY 31st, 2016.

Museum hours on Free Day: 10:00 am - 6:30 pm

Tickets are available on a first-come, first-serve basis. When planning your visit, please note that each of the four main exhibits takes approximately 1.5 hours. 

In addition to gaining free admission to all four exhibits, you will also have the opportunity to meet and hear first-hand testimony from Civil Rights Activist Sylvia Mendez as well as three of our Holocaust survivor speakers at four different times, respectively: 12:00pm, 1:00pm, 2:00pm, and 3:00pm.

Learn more: www.museumoftolerance.com/freeday
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Today is #MandelaDay! On what would have been Nelson Mandela's 97th birthday, the question we must ask ourselves is: What we are doing to make the world a better place?

Mandela Day actions, no matter how big or small, should consistently focus on the realization or restoration of dignity and empowerment through contributions. The Nelson Mandela Foundation identifies key focus areas that have particular significance: Food Security, Education & Literacy, Shelter & Infrastructure, and Service & Volunteerism

Check out the various ways you can get involved and learn more about Mandela Day:
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www.museumoftolerance.com/rosenwald

Join us on Monday July 27th at 7:00pm to see ROSENWALD before it hits theaters.

Julius Rosenwald gave away what today would be almost a billion dollars, making him one of the greatest philanthropists of all time. Joining forces with African American communities, he built 5300 schools whose famous alumni include #MayaAngelou, George Wolfe, #JohnLewis, and Pulitzer Prize winner Eugene Robinson.

Q&A with Director Aviva Kempner following the screening.
Purchase your tickets below.
www.museumoftolerance.com/rosenwald
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Please help us equip educators with the tools necessary to teach Media Literacy Education in K-12 schools:

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*February 1st for us. Mark your calendars!
Many of the biggest museums around Southern California will offer free general admission to the public for one day only on Saturday, Jan. 31, as part of the 10th annual ;"Museums Free-For-All" program.
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We're loving the messages Sacred Heart students took away from their field trip!
“Until you follow in the steps of the persecuted and walk into the gas chamber, you can never fully understand the fear that millions of innocent people faced during the Holocaust,” declared Max.Mrs. Nordlie’s eighth grade class at Sacred Heart Parish School spent a day “following the steps of the persecuted” at the Museum of Tolerance in Los Angeles, learning about the horrors of prejudice and the responsibility of tolerance.They stopped at the ...
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9786 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90035
9786 West Pico BoulevardUSCaliforniaLos Angeles90035
(310) 772-2505museumoftolerance.com
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Films & other educational exhibits on the Holocaust & ways to confront modern-day discrimination.- Google
"I thought the videos quickly lost the attention of many people very quickly."
"For a place named 'Museum of tolerance' the workers sure are intolerant!"
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Patty Gonzales
a month ago
What an eye opener. Just loved the history. Hitler and Donald Trump have the same personality. My God, let not history repeat itself. Don't let our country regress to Hitler days.
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Goldie Geisinsky
a month ago
Very well made. You truly feel a touch of the horrors people went through during the Holocaust. Definitely not recommended for kids under 12, should be a mature 12 year old.
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Elva Gonsalez
in the last week
What a wonderful place to learn. This was my first time here and I will definitely be back.
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Marcos Munoz
3 months ago
It's a good museum and the kind of guided tour they give you is very well made when it comes to the World War 2 era.... it lacked heavily on the present side and only a handful of articles and details were present. Just my opinion but that's the only area I felt it lacked.
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Benjamin GHIS
a month ago
Pretty bad museum. Except the nice security guy, everybody here has an attitude starting from the receptionist. Will not recommend this museum to my friends.Furthermore the name of this museum is pretty bad when you see what is going on in Israel / Palestine. Not sure I see a lot of tolerance there ...
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Mendel Hornbacher
3 months ago
Very powerful museum. The Holocaust section is very innovative and they don't ignore other historical massacres like other museums in the same space. The small video clip when you enter the tolerance section (to pick a door) is definitely a great highlight.
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Anjeanette Sausedo
3 months ago
Haunting and heartbreaking. This museum will give you an understanding of what people endured during the darkest time of modern history.
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Chloe Wong
6 months ago
I was really excited to visit this museum but it turned out to be a bit of a disappointment. I wish they showed more artifacts from the Holocaust or WWII but the exhibit is a timed exhibit with video after video with a different backdrop. I thought the videos quickly lost the attention of many people very quickly. Most of the information being shown here was very general, most of which many would already know if they went to school. This exhibit was like watching a documentary, which I feel like I would rather watch on my own time.
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