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Location, Hours & Admission

Museum Information

CANDLES is a place to reflect and learn; guests should conduct themselves accordingly. We suggest that guests dress in an appropriate fashion, showing respect to the subject matter. 

CANDLES politely asks visitors not to bring backpacks and large handbags to the museum. All bags will be searched by museum security. No firearms, ammunition, knives, or other weapons are allowed. Thank you for helping to keep the museum safe for all visitors, employees, and volunteers. 

CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center
1532 South Third Street
Terre Haute, IN  47802

Phone: 812.234.7881

Museum Hours:
CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Education Center is currently open Fridays and Saturdays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm Eastern Standard Time

     * For groups of 15 people or larger, we are happy to schedule a group visit Mondays through Thursdays from 10:00 am to 4:00 pm

Admission Fee:

General admission: $7.00 per person

Group rate (10 or more guests with a reservation* made 48 hours prior to visit): $5.00 per person

Any student with ID: $5.00

ISU students with ID, children age 6 and under, veterans: free admission


*Reservations can be made by emailing:

Museum material is appropriate for middle school ages and up.
We do not recommend bringing children under the age of six (6) years old.





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