History - Holocaust: Websites

Genocide Under the Nazis

The BBC's Genocide Under the Nazis presents overview articles, personal recollections of childhood survivors, and an interactive timeline.

Holocaust Museums

Auschwitz-Birkenau Memorial and Museum

The history section features information on categories of prisoners, camp life, medical experiments, resistance, and punishments and executions.


United States Holocaust Memorial Museum

Presents documentation and interpretation of Holocaust history. Includes audio interviews, lesson plans, and special online exhibits.


Yad Vashem

Israel's official memorial to the Jewish victims of the Holocaust. Documents the history of the Jewish people during the Holocaust period. Online exhibits include women in the holocaust, the Nuremburg trials, and photographs from the Warsaw Ghetto

Nazi Propaganda

Nazi Propaganda: Explore how the Nazis used a sophisticated propaganda campaign to sway millions with their vision of a "new Germany." Images, themes, and a timeline are part of this exhibition website produced by the United States Memorial Holocaust Museum.Image from USMHM