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Each year thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). Explore our activity map to see activities that took place to mark HMD 2020 and find activities that may still be happening near you.

An Audience with Natalie Cumming, Author of 'The Fiddle' Public

An Audience with Natalie Cumming, Author of 'The Fiddle'

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 19:00

A true story, tracing a precious violin across landscapes devastated by war and terror, to safety and restoration in 21st century Britain.

From fleeing the Bolsheviks in 1917 to the Berlin Philharmonic Orchestra, to Mauthausen, Auschwitz a...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 18:30

For National Holocaust Day, in memory of the millions of Jews who lost their lives, Dame Helen Mirren tells the story of Anne Frank’s life with readings from her diary. The diary, which Anne kept for just over two years from her 13th birthday on 1...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Fulham Rd Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Picturehouse Fulham Rd

Tuesday, 28 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Stand Together Public

Stand Together

Sunday, 26 January 2020, - 15:00

Two of the Orange Tree Youth Theatre groups have been exploring the theme of standing together for Holocaust Memorial Day in their weekly sessions. Join us for two short brand new pieces of theatre that have been created from scratch by young peop...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day 2020

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:30 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 12:45

Annual commemorative event with speakers,live music and performances from Newham schools.

Shoah Public

Shoah

Sunday, 2 February 2020, - 11:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day (27 January) we present a commemorative screening of Claude Lanzmann's nine-hour opus Shoah. Using no archival footage, Lanzmann instead focuses on first-person testimonies, employing a circular, free-associative met...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Covent Garden Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Covent Garden

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Claude Lanzmann  - Shoah Public

Claude Lanzmann - Shoah

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:45 to Monday, 27 January 2020, 21:30

Marking the 75th anniversary of the liberation of the Nazi concentration camp Auschwitz-Birkenau by the Red Army on 27th January 1945, we will be screening, Claude Lanzmann’s SHOAH.

The film will be introduced by Toby Haggith, Senior Curat...

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Richmond Hill St Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Odeon Richmond Hill St

Thursday, 30 January 2020,

Anne Frank Parallel Stories is a powerful retelling of Anne Frank's life through the pages of her extraordinary diary guided by the Academy-Award winning actress Helen Mirren, and through the lives of five women who, as young girls, were also depo...

Memorial flame making and discussion Private

Memorial flame making and discussion

Thursday, 23 January 2020,

Having a conversation about Holocaust Memorial Day, about the Kindertransport, and making memorial flame artworks together.

Public

Book Display and Tree of Kindness

Monday, 6 January 2020, - 09:30 to Friday, 31 January 2020, 18:00

Display of Library book stock to support HMD. Books are free to borrow if you have a membership card for Caerphilly County Borough Library Service.
Customers are encouraged to add their message of reflection about HMD to a leaf on our Tree o...

Private

RBS HMD Commemoration Event

Monday, 3 February 2020, - 16:00

The RBS HMD Commemoration Event is an annual event hosted by the RBS Jewish Society.
The society hosts a Survivor speaker and members of the RBS leadership.
The event is broadcast to a number of RBS locations globally (including Stamfo...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Display

Friday, 24 January 2020, - 10:00 to Sunday, 2 February 2020, 10:00

A small display in church on the Holocaust using 2020 materials and the booklets for visitors to take away.
A candle is lit daily in remembrance

Quezon's Game Holocaust Film, Musical Concert Public

Quezon's Game Holocaust Film, Musical Concert

Tuesday, 28 January 2020, - 18:00

To mark Holocaust Memorial Day, ABS-CBN presents an unique ‘film in concert’ premiere of Quezon’s Game. This feature movie recounts the untold story of over one thousand German Jews who escaped the horrors of the Holocaust and found refuge in the ...

Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Library Exhibition

Monday, 13 January 2020,

Westminster City Council is holding a commemorative exhibition at Pimlico library as part of our Holocaust Memorial Day commemorative events.

The exhibition features an inspiring and poignant display about the life and experience of Holoca...

Public

Civic service at Newport Cathedral

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

A public service will be held on Monday 27 January 2020 at 11am in Newport Cathedral to mark Holocaust Memorial Day 2020.

The service will be led by the children/youth of the city in association with the Cathedral and Newport City Council o...

Private

HMD Awareness Day

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:30

We are a firm of lawyers the City of London and we are raising awareness of HMD via our Diversity and Inclusion Committee in our offices.

One of our committee members had a great great uncle who was in Auschwitz-Berkenau when the camp was...

Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski Public

Remember This: The Lesson of Jan Karski

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:00

As part of International Holocaust Day of Remembrance, Queen Mary University London are proud to host the UK premiere of a virtuoso performance by the Oscar-nominated actor David Strathairn (Good Night and Good Luck; Lincoln) in collaboration with...