Take part in Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day takes place on 27 January and there are many different and meaningful ways you can get involved and play your part to mark HMD. From schools and libraries to workplaces and prisons, HMD activities take place in thousands of diverse settings.

Explore the links below to find out how you can get involved in Holocaust Memorial Day. 

Organising an activity

Organising an activity

Whether you’re planning your first HMD activity or your fourth, Holocaust Memorial Day Trust provides advice, guidance and ideas to support you with your event.

HMD 2020

HMD 2020

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020 marks 75 years since the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau. Find out different ways to get involved in this landmark anniversary, and explore the theme.

Schools

Schools

Explore our schools section for lesson plans, assemblies and classroom activities for your students.

Explore activities

Explore activities

Thousands of activities took place across the UK for HMD 2019. Explore our online activity map to find activities that took place near you.

HMDT Youth programmes

HMDT Youth programmes

The HMDT Youth programmes empower young people aged 14-25 to take the lead in marking Holocaust Memorial Day in their schools, colleges, universities, youth groups and workplaces.

Order free resources

Order free resources

Order a free Activity Pack containing posters and ideas for how to incorporate the HMD 2019 theme, Torn from home, in your activity or commemoration.