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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.


Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Friday, 17 January 2020, - 09:30

At present the children of Primary 6 are researching and developing our Holocaust Memorial Service.
We will be looking at The Kindertransport and hopefully we will have the daughter of a lady who came to Ayr on the Kindertransport and subseq...


Hastings Holocaust Memorial Service 2020

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 10:00

Hastings Holocaust Memorial Service will take place at St Mary in the Castle, Pelham Place, Hastings TN34 3AF. Admission is free but by ticket only. Tickets are available from Hastings Tourist Information Centre (01424 451111). Tickets are also a...


HMD Information Stall

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

An information stall with HMD materials - leaflets, posters etc. The aim is to engage with members of the public about HMD and raise awareness about the Nazi Holocaust and other genocides.


Holocaust Memorial Display

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00 to Monday, 10 February 2020, 17:00

We set up a large display in the library using the posters and other resources we signed up for. We used book stock to highlight stories of the Holocaust.


Folkestone Remembers

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 11:00

Folkestone's annual commemoration Service takes place to mark Holocaust Memorial Day in memory of those who died in the Holocaust and subsequent genocides.

The service is led by the Town Mayor's Chaplain and, following their own research, l...


Holocaust Memorial Event

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 19:00

Ards and North Down Borough Council host a commemorative Holocaust event every year. This year we have Eve Kugler, a first generation Holocaust survivor speaking at the event.


Memorial Exhibition

Tuesday, 21 January 2020, - 12:00 to Saturday, 1 February 2020, 12:00

Ards and North Down Borough Council will be hosting an exhibition entitled ‘Stand Together’ to commemorate the Holocaust and other genocides.. The exhibition will run from Tuesday 21st January 2020 until Saturday 1st February 2020. It will display...


Flag Raising Ceremony

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

North Lanarkshire Council is marking International Holocaust Memorial Day on Monday 27 January with a special flag raising ceremony outside the Civic Centre at 10am. The lights outside the building will also be illuminated purple. Members of the p...

Holocaust Day Service Public

Holocaust Day Service

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:00

The Mayor of Weymouth will be leading a Holocaust Day Service in Radipole Park Gardens around the Memorial Tree on Monday 27th January 2020. All welcome to attend.

Stand Togehter Private

Stand Togehter

Monday, 13 January 2020,

We studied the Holocaust in classes and watched some films of survivors speaking and telling their testimony. We then prepared our Holocaust Display using the flame logo of HMD which we displayed in school and on our school app. We observed a mi...

Eastbourne's Holocaust memorial event Public

Eastbourne's Holocaust memorial event

Thursday, 23 January 2020, - 18:30 to Thursday, 23 January 2020, 21:00

Eastbourne will commemorate Holocaust Memorial with a free event at 6:30pm on Thursday 23 January 2020 at the Welcome Building (next to the Congress Theatre), Carlisle Road, Eastbourne.

2020 marks the 25th anniversary of the genocide in Bo...


HMD Tree Planting

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 10:30

Planting of a silver birch tree


Stand Together at Weymouth Library

Monday, 20 January 2020, - 10:00 to Tuesday, 28 January 2020, 10:00

We have a created a display incorporating photos, testimonies and books.

Stand Together Public

Stand Together

Saturday, 25 January 2020, - 10:00 to Sunday, 26 July 2020, 17:00

This year marks the 75th anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau on the 27th of January.

Six million Jewish men, women and children died at the brutal hands of the Nazis and their collaborators. The Nazis persecution continued ...

Holocaust Memorial Assembly Private

Holocaust Memorial Assembly

Friday, 24 January 2020,

All of the house groups at Caldervale High School gathered together to remember those who have died as a result of genocide. We spoke of the stories of survivors of Auschwitz as well as discussing the importance of respecting everyone's rights as ...


PSHE Insert

Monday, 27 January 2020, - 09:00

Each class will have a lesson on the liberation of Auschwitz during week beginning 27 January- (42 lessons in total)

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Omniplex Dundonald (Belfast) Public

Anne Frank: Parallel Stories- Omniplex Dundonald (Belfast)

Monday, 27 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...