South Carolina Council on the Holocaust

“The work that the SC Council on the Holocaust does is so important for our students in South Carolina. Having a chance to discuss and reflect on the past gives students the tools to be better citizens for our future.”

--Molly Spearman, State Superintendent of Education

Student Tours Available

To Book a School Tour Please Contact: Cheryl Nail at
803-787- 2023 or

Holocaust Remembered is an unique Holocaust Exhibit that tells the personal stories of SC Survivors and Liberators. This exhibit was created to honor the memories of the survivors and victims of the Holocaust. The lesson in teaching the Holocaust is to remember…

Over the past 3 years, thousands of school age children have viewed the Holocaust Remembered Exhibit as well as given the opportunity to hear personal testimonies from survivors. Holocaust Remembered Teacher Manuals are available for use in the classroom as a resource to teaching the Holocaust. The Teacher Manuals are available on the website.

The Holocaust Remembered Exhibit is on display for a month in the Spring at The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center 306 Flora Dr. Columbia, S.C. 29224 and in other locations during the year. The public is invited to view this exhibit.

Private Tours are encouraged and are available for school and all other interested parties. Contact: The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center 803 787-2023

This exhibit has been made possible through the partnership of the Columbia Holocaust Education Commission, The SC State Museum, The Columbia Jewish Federation, and The Katie and Irwin Kahn Jewish Community Center.

The permanent exhibit is now available for loan as a portable light weight option. This portable exhibit consists of 12 two sided stands with 2 panels per stand.

More information is available at The Columbia Holocaust Education Commision website. Click Here


Holocaust Remembered Exhibit at the South Carolina State Capital Lobby


Holocaust Remembered Exhibit at the Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center with Students


Moffatt Burriss,  Holocaust Liberator, receiving a Legislative Proclamation at the State House Lobby