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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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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.
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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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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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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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9786 W Pico Blvd Los Angeles, CA 90035
9786 West Pico BoulevardUSCaliforniaLos Angeles90035
(310) 772-2505museumoftolerance.com
Museum, History MuseumToday 10AM–5PM
Wednesday 10AM–5PMThursday 10AM–5PMFriday 10AM–5PMSaturday ClosedSunday 10AM–5PMMonday 10AM–5PMTuesday 10AM–5PM
The Museum of Tolerance (MOT) is the educational arm of the Simon Wiesenthal Center, an internationally renowned Jewish human rights organization. The only museum of its kind in the world, the MOT is dedicated to challenging visitors to understand the Holocaust in both historic and contemporary contexts and confront all forms of prejudice and discrimination in our world today.
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Films & other educational exhibits on the Holocaust & ways to confront modern-day discrimination.- Google
"Best holocaust museum With a new Anne Frank exhibit."
"The second portion focuses on the WW2 and the genocide of the jews."
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Marcos Munoz
3 weeks 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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Anjeanette Sausedo
2 weeks 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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Jorge M
4 months ago
PROS: educational, made you think, immersive experience CONS: parking was bad, no where to park, street parking, hours, expensive for a museum, small. OVERALL: i finally got a chance to see the museum but after so much hype, it became a let down. I was fairly disappointed after arriving to the museum, my expectations were so high because I always heard so many good things about it.
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Danny Nguyen
6 months ago
I got the groupon deal for this museum and I've been wanting to check this museum out. Make sure to plan your day out, because it may take you at least 3hours to explore everything. There is FREE underground parking, they will check your ID and car trunk, so be aware of that. Once you get in you get your ticket and go through security scans. You will then go to a mini orientation (which is only about a minute) that describes to you where to go to. Your visual tour is about 1.5 hrs. Each tour starts every 10 minutes and once you wait for the next tour you receive a passport card about a child that was in the concentration camp. The tour was very informative, I learned a few things that I didn't know already from history class. We also got to meet and have a chance to ask questions for one of the survivors. It was an overall informative trip to MOT.
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Mendel Hornbacher
a week 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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Chloe Wong
3 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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Crybaby Productions
6 months ago
This place was wonderful! Our tour guide, Michael, was super nice. My favorite exhibits were The POV Diner and the Millenium Machine. The Holocaust one freaked me out a little, but it was so fun! Definately recommend this place!
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Mohammad Alswyan
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I have learned many lessons here. Great place to visit.