Temporary exhibitions

Each year, the Memorial hosts two temporary exhibitions and presents over 20 others outside its walls. They complement and shed light on the permanent exhibition, which traces the history of the Jews of France during the Holocaust.

The Holocaust and comics

thursday 19 january 2017monday 30 october 2017

The Holocaust, an unprecedented event in history, holds a special place in contemporary memory. An event is something that historians analyze, the media cover and authors write about. The genocide of Europe’s Jews is no exception. Comic-book authors cautiously felt their way through the Holocaust, at times making mistakes, at others brilliantly succeeding.