25. Holocaust-era Freight Car Installation at Museum of Jewish Heritage

In Battery City Park at the Museum of Jewish Heritage, an actual artifact from the early twentieth century is now on display. This freight car is not a replica and was actually used by the German National Railway during World War II to transport soldiers, prisoners of war, and then Jews to killing centers.

The freight car is an element of the upcoming exhibition Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away. which will open to the public on May 8, 2019 and include over 700 artifacts from World War II never before seen in the United States.

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