Make a Memorial Flames display – An activity for HMD

This activity is suitable for use by primary, secondary or SEN schools, young people and HMD activity organisers. Read about the experiences of people affected by the Holocaust, Nazi Persecution or genocide, and do a craft activity to make a commemorative display, using the image of a memorial flame.

Make a Memorial Flames display – An activity for HMD

Your group will learn historical information, connect with the experiences of those affected, and take action as a result. Suggested adaptations are provided to help you deliver this session in different settings. It is a very flexible activity so you can make it your own.

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Once you have made your display, please share pictures with us online. From January 2020 you can upload Memorial Flame artworks to our online gallery at, and you can share pictures with us on social media.

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