Beit Theresienstadt at Kibbutz Givat Chaym Ichud
was erected in memory of the Jews of Ghetto Theresienstadt who perished
during the Nazi persecution.
The corner stone was laid in 1969 and the official
opening was in 1975.
The "Theresienstadt Martyrs Remembrance Association"
built this edifice through the initiative of the surviving members
of the Zionist Youth Movement and the "Hechalutz" organization living
Not a mute monument but a living and active institution.
of Beit Theresienstadt
1. Educational Center prepares curricula on
the Holocaust and organizes one day workshops for pupils, students
and teachers - from Israel and abroad.
2. Our staff provides guidance for Holocaust
studies and research regarding the fate of Jews from Czechoslovakia,
Germany, Holland, Denmark and other countries. from which prisoners
were brought to Ghetto Terezin.
3. An annual meeting of the members of the
association is being held.
4. Organization of Second Generation Activities.
5. Exhibitions of works of Art by Terezin
6. Maintaining archives and collections of
documents, testimonies and artifacts concerning Ghetto Theresienstadt.
7. Information on the fate of the nearly 150,000
prisoners of Ghetto Terezin is stored in our Computerized Data
Base and available on request. The fee for a query is Nis.15.00
- per name.
8. Edition and distribution of "Dapei
Kesher", a newsletter issued twice yearly in Hebrew, English
Members of the association pay an annual membership
fee - for information regarding the registration of new members,
please write or call Beit Theresienstadt office. Individuals,
Schools, Teachers Seminaries, Colleges, Universities and other
institutions interested in workshops, assisting in research or
development of curricula are invited to address Beit Terezin office.
Kibbutz Givat Chaym Ichud,
Mobil Post Emek Hefer,
Tel: + 972-6-6369515
Fax: + 972-6-6369793
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