Exhibit: Stories of Survival: Object - Image - Memory | Springfield, Illinois | Visit Springfield

March 23, 2022 - January 22, 2023
Daily: 9 am - 5 pm

Abraham Lincoln Presidential Museum
212 N. 6th St. Springfield, IL 62701

Free with Museum Admission


A new travelling exhibition from the Illinois Holocaust Museum & Education Center. Reflects upon the individual stories of 59 Survivors of the Holocaust and genocides and conflicts including Armenia, Bosnia, Cambodia, Iraq and Syria, Rwanda, and South Sudan, told through objects, photographs and personal reflections. Created by the Illinois Holocaust Museum and award-winning photographer Jim Lommasson, the exhibition includes large-format photographic prints of precious objects from a Survivor, on which the Survivor or their family member(s) reflect on the objects’ meaning directly on the print.”

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