New Summer Hours
Tuesday - Sunday: 1:00 - 4:00 pm; Guided Tour at 1:30 pm
Parking is VERY limited during the week, Please carpool if possible.
Please join us on Sunday, December 20th to hear from Naples resident and author, Maggie Gadsby. Maggie's book, Owl Be Home for Christmas, is featured in the Museum's current exhibit, Picturebook History: Telling the Story to Children. Maggie will share about her inspiration for the story, which personifies an owl family as they deal with the husband/father serving his country during WWII. Books will be available for purchase and signing at the event. Please RSVP to 239-263-9200 by December 17th.Find out more »
We are pleased to continue the popular lecture series by Museum Docent Elliott Katz. Elliott is well known for his in-depth knowledge of the Holocaust and World War II. Four morning lectures will be held from 10am - 12pm at the Naples Daily News building's Community Room. Two afternoon lectures will be held from 4pm-6pm in the Theatre Room at the Collier County Public Library Headquarters location on Orange Blossom. Details are listed below. Reservations are required. Call the Museum…Find out more »
Forgiveness in a Wounded World North Collier Regional Park Exhibition Hall Organized by the OneBook Southwest Florida committee, the panel will consist of three clergy from Naples area houses of worship and will be moderated by David Prager, the Wiesenthal Center's Southern Region Representative. The clergy will give a short overview of how forgiveness is viewed and taught in their religious tradition and take questions from the moderator. Questions from the audience will facilitated in the final half hour of…Find out more »
As part of the OneBook Southwest Florida programming, the GenShoah group will be showing the short documentary, Facing Fear. In this Academy Award-nominated short documentary, worlds collide when a former neo-Nazi skinhead and the gay victim of his hate crime attack meet by chance 25 years after the incident that dramatically shaped both of their lives. Together, they embark on a journey of forgiveness that challenges both to grapple with their beliefs and fears, eventually leading to an improbable collaboration...and…Find out more »
A Personal Perspective on Simon Wiesenthal and His Lessons for Today Mark Weitzman, the Director of Government Affairs and the Director of the Task Force Against Hate and Terrorism for the Simon Wiesenthal Center will be the keynote speaker for this season's OneBook Southwest Florida programming. Mr. Weitzman, who knew Simon Wiesenthal, is the Chief Representative of the Wiesenthal Center to the United Nations in New York and a member of the official U.S. Delegation to the International Holocaust Remembrance…Find out more »