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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.

Belsen: Our Story documentary on Together TV Public

Belsen: Our Story documentary on Together TV

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 21:00

Using unique interviews with those who were there, this moving film reveals the true experience of life inside the infamous Bergen-Belsen concentration camp where over 50,000 people - mostly Jews - died, primarily from starvation and disease in th...


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...

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...

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...


HMDT's HMD activity

Wednesday, 5 January 2022,

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust's staff team will each share something connected to the theme for HMD 2022, One Day, an image, a poem, a life story, something they have read/seen/researched that has moved or inspired them.


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...


Holocaust Memorial Day

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 16:00

Holocaust Memorial Day for Residents of Buckhurst Hill and Woodford or anyone we know who is not able to attend a physical event .

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...

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Thursday, 27 January 2022,

Planting of a special oak tree to commemorate the thousands of Jewish refugees who managed to find refuge in Britain from Nazi persecution in Europe, and the massive contribution they have since made to every aspect of British culture, industry an...


Islington Council's Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 10:00

For Holocaust Memorial Day, Islington Council is hosting a virtual ceremony to remember those murdered in the Holocaust by the Nazis during World War Two, the majority of whom were Jewish, as well as those killed in genocides across the world.


Challenging Hate Today: a Holocaust Memorial event

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 19:00

In remembrance of all who passed and who suffered during the Holocaust and subsequent genocides, we will be inviting guest speaker Dr Joe Mulhall, a leading expert in far-right extremism, and acclaimed Andean music group Sagrada Familia - Sumaq Ay...


Bates Wells Holocaust Remembrance

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 13:00

We will be hosting an online discussion for all members of Bates Wells firm to attend and have put together a programme of remembrance for our colleagues to explore and learn from this year's theme of 'One Day'.

We have two brilliant guests...

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...


u3a & G2G - The Story of Alice Svarin

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 14:00

A special online event for u3a members across the UK.

Vera Bernstein, a speaker from Generation2Generation, will present her mother's remarkable story of survival

This event will be held online via Zoom and is for u3a members only