New perspective on Anne Frank's arrest

On December 16, 2016, the Anne Frank House in Amsterdam published new research about the arrest of Anne Frank and the occupants of the Secret Annex.  It does not refute the possi

70th Anniversary: Arrest of the Occupants of the Secret Annex

Today marks the 70th anniversary of the arrest of the occupants of the Secret Annex. 

It is a sunny day in Amsterdam.

New trunks decorated for Georgia's Holocaust Learning Trunk Project

Twenty new trunks are now on display at Anne Frank in the World in Sandy Springs. The trunks join a collection of over 50 trunks currently in circulation throughout the state as part of the Holocaust Learning Trunk Project.

Students decorate trunk in honor of Canadian liberators

In the fall of 2013, the Consulate General of Canada in Atlanta partnered with the Georgia Commission on the Holocaust to promote Holocaust remembrance and education.

Holocaust survivor brings story to Lakeland, Georgia

On April 30, 2013, Dr. Eugen Schoenfeld, scholar and Holocaust survivor, shared his story to the community of Lakeland, Georgia. He spoke to a full auditorium at Lanier County High School and through live feed in the cafeteria where additional audience members were seated.

Holocaust Learning Trunk Project launches in Statesboro and Vidalia

The Holocaust Learning Trunk Project launched two trunks to the communities of Vidalia and Statesboro.

2015 International Holocaust Remembrance Day at Georgia Capitol

Life of Elie Wiesel honored with unanimous passing of resolution by U.S. House of Representatives

On September 12, 2016, the U.S. House of Representatives unanimously passed a resolution honoring the life of Holocaust survivor and Nobel laureate, Elie Wiesel.

2015 Days of Remembrance - "Liberation: 70 Years Later"

This year, Days of Remembrance in Georgia is April 12-19, 2015. The 2015 theme is "Liberation: 70 Years Later." Join us as we recognize and reflect on this period in history with a series of special programming and online content.

Exhibit about Japanese American internment comes to Sandy Springs

The Commission is bringing the exhibition “The Tragedy of War: Japanese American Internment” to Sandy Springs. It will be on display at Anne Frank in the World from April 15 until May 5, 2015. Admission is free.