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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our map to see activities that happened for HMD 2022.

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022: Remembering the Day of Deportation Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2022: Remembering the Day of Deportation

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 18:30

Join The Wiener Holocaust Library to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 with the Mayor of Camden Sabrina Francis and Dr Christoph Kreutzmüller.

This year’s event will focus on the experiences of victims of Nazi genocide on the day that they w...


Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 Virtual Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 08:00

Sunderland Interfaith Forum have teamed up with the University of Sunderland and Sunderland City Council to create an online virtual event as the risk of Covid is still too great to host an in person service which was planned to take place at Sund...

Mapping the Holocaust Public

Mapping the Holocaust

Tuesday, 1 February 2022, - 18:30

Forty years after the first edition of Martin Gilbert’s Atlas of the Holocaust was published, Professor Cole examines four decades of mapping the Holocaust in the analogue and digital age. In part he asks how the Holocaust has been mapped and whet...


HMD Assembly 2022

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 14:00 to Friday, 28 January 2022, 14:00

We are delivering a HMD assembly to all year groups (7-13) throughout the week from 24th January.

We will encourage all students to find out more following the assemblies, and to see how they can get involved themselves. We will encourage...


Second and Third Generation Storytelling

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:30 to Wednesday, 26 January 2022, 21:00

Our community is blessed with a wide range of diverse people, however many of us share something in common, namely the scars of the Holocaust. During the event we will hear 6 stories of the Holocaust shared by a relative of the victim.

If y...

Goethe-Institut - Film Screening - 'Tacheles-The Heart of the Matter' Public

Goethe-Institut - Film Screening - 'Tacheles-The Heart of the Matter'

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Yaar is a young Jewish Berliner who wants to become a game designer. His first project is a computer game about the Holocaust entitled “Shoah. When God was Sleeping ”. Set in Germany in 1940, it creat...

Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly Private

Holocaust Memorial Day Assembly

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

This is an annual ceremony to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day by Hackney Council, in the Chamber at the Town Hall. This will be a collaboration of youth, community and faith groups and consist of readings, music and stories. Following the ce...


Anne Frank documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 15:15

This telling of the story of Anne Frank’s diary is told by her step-sister and Auschwitz survivor, Eva Schloss.
The two young girls lives ran in parallel through the Nazi occupation of Europe but would both have very different outcomes.



Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

Join Doughty Street for a 1 hour online event for Holocaust Memorial Day. The event will feature a video episode of the Better Human Podcast, featuring a fascinating interview between Adam Wagner, the daughter of a Holocaust survivor and the grand...

Big Sonia documentary on Together TV Public

Big Sonia documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 22:15

Big Sonia follows the story of, inspirational speaker, businesswoman, and Holocaust survivor, Sonia Warshawski on her journey to inspire countless people to feel their trauma and to raise awareness of what hate can do.

After a lifetime of k...

Virtual Candlelit Vigil Public

Virtual Candlelit Vigil

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 00:00 to Monday, 28 February 2022, 23:59

Usually we come together to light candles to commemorate Holocaust Memorial Day. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, many cannot do so this year. In light of this, ambassadors from the Holocaust Educational Trust have put together an instagram page wher...

Library Display Private

Library Display

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 11:00

A book display in the school library to share fiction and non-fiction books and information about the Holocaust.

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture Public

David Cesarani Holocaust Memorial Lecture

Monday, 24 January 2022, - 18:30

Re-presenting the Holocaust at the Imperial War Museum

James Bulgin
Head of Content for the new Holocaust Galleries, Imperial War Museums

James started work on the project in 2016. Before joining IWM James worked as a commercia...


UCL Department of Hebrew and Jewish Studies

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:30

A short and simple Zoom act of commemoration, organised by students for students of the Department and other members of the UCL community. Students have selected readings from Holocaust testimony related to the theme "One Day": these extracts will...

Debra Barnes - The Young Survivors Public

Debra Barnes - The Young Survivors

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, - 19:00

A special one-off event with Debra Barnes, author of The Young Survivors, in honour of Holocaust Memorial Day. This deeply moving historical novel follows the Laskowski children as they try to survive the Holocaust. Based on the true story of the ...