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2/5/2018 Member News
Press Invitation: Access to Avner Avraham

CONTACT:
Kristen Wright
(727) 820-0100
kwright@thefhm.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE


Press Invitation

Access to Avner Avraham, Mossad Agent and Curator of Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann


The Florida Holocaust Museum would like to offer you an opportunity for an interview with Mossad Agent and Curator Avner Avraham, as he has graciously agreed to speak privately with the media prior to The FHM's sold out To Life: Honoring the Past - Empowering the Future gala on February 10, 2018.

Saturday, February 10, 2018 at 5:00 p.m.
Grand Hyatt Tampa Bay
2900 Bayport Drive, Tampa, FL 33607


Avner Avraham curated the espionage artifacts featured in Operation Finale: The Capture & Trial of Adolf Eichmann. This blockbuster exhibition opens on February 10, 2018 at The Florida Holocaust Museum and is the first time the recently declassified Mossad materials have been seen outside of Israel. Over the past seven years, Avraham has dealt extensively with the subject, met with thousands of people, and collected and documented details of the operation. Avraham acquired his vast knowledge in special meetings and interviews with people who took part or were involved in the operation.

Additionally, Avraham is a world-renowned expert in Mossad operations, lecturer, writer, exhibition and film producer, and curator. He is currently a senior advisor to the Hollywood film "Operation Finale" and is also known for the exhibition on "Operation Entebbe" (Operation Yonatan). In the past, Avraham served as a Major in the Israel Defense Forces (IDF), an intelligence officer, and a detective in the Israel Police.

Avraham has also made himself available for phone calls with the press prior to The Florida Holocaust Museum's To Life: Honoring the Past - Empowering the Future gala.

Please email kwright@thefhm.org to confirm your attendance or to schedule an interview.

Media Contact:
Kristen Wright
(727) 820-0100
kwright@thefhm.org
www.TheFHM.org


About The Florida Holocaust Museum

2017 marks a monumental milestone for The Florida Holocaust Museum (The FHM) as the Museum celebrates its 25th Anniversary. One of the largest Holocaust museums in the country, and one of three nationally accredited Holocaust museums, The FHM honors the memory of millions of men, women and children who suffered of died in the Holocaust. The FHM is dedicated to teaching members of all races and cultures the inherent worth and dignity of human life in order to prevent future genocides. For additional information, please visit www.TheFHM.org.