SAFE HAVEN HOLOCAUST

REFUGEE SHELTER MUSEUM

The Safe Haven Holocaust Refugee Shelter Museum is dedicated to keeping alive the stories of the 982 refugees from
World War II who were allowed into the United States as "guests" of President Franklin D. Roosevelt. These refugees were housed at Fort Ontario in Oswego, New York, from August 1944 until February 1946.

VISIT THE MUSEUM

PHOTO GALLERY

2 East 7th Street, Oswego, NY 13126
315.342.3003

 

THE MUSEUM IS CLOSED FOR
RENOVATIONS
UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.  
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Normal Hours of Operation:

Labor Day to Memorial Day

Open Thursday through Sunday - 11:00am - 4:00 pm

Memorial Day to Labor Day

Open 7 Days a Week - 11:00am - 4:00pm

$5.00 Adults
$3.00 Children and Students

Please contact the museum to make arrangements for a group tour

Safe Haven in Oswego was the only World War II
Refugee Shelter in the United States

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