By Law, the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust is charged with holding an annual remembrance observance for the victims of the Holocaust.
The 2017 State Official Days of Remembrance Observance will be held in the Georgia House of Representatives Chamber of the State Capitol on April 28, at 11am.
Holocaust remembrance week in Georgia is April 22-28, 2017. The 2017 theme is "Choosing to Act: Resistance During the Holocaust."
Seating is limited and by invitation only.
From the South
Take 1-75/85 North to Exit 245 (Capitol Avenue). At the bottom of
the exit ramp, continue straight through the stop sign. At the first traffic
light, turn left onto Hank Aaron Drive. The Capitol will be approximately
one mile down on the left.
From the North
Take 1-75/85 South to Exit 248A (Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive).
Bear right onto Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive. The Capitol will be on the
From the East
Take 1-20 West to Exit 58A (Capitol Avenue). Turn right on Capitol
Avenue. The Capitol will be approximately one mile down on the left.
From the West
Take 1-20 East to Exit 56B (Windsor St./Spring St./Stadium). At
the third light, -turn left onto Central Avenue. Go to Mitchell Street and
turn right. The Capitol will be two blocks down on the left.
- Visitors in wheelchairs may enter the Capitol from the loading zone off of Mitchell Street and from Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive via ramps which provide access to the first (ground) floor. The elevators are located on the east and west sides of the Capitol.
- Please note, all visitors must enter the Capitol through a metal detector and provide valid photo identification.