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Each year tens of thousands of activities take place across the UK to mark Holocaust Memorial Day (HMD). As we get closer to HMD 2022 activities will appear on our map so that you can find out what is happening near you.

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Re-presenting the Holocaust at the Imperial War Museum

Monday, 31 January 2022, - 20:00

In October 2021 the new Holocaust Galleries were opened at the Imperial War Museum. Their curator, James Bulgin, will be leading this special session. He will take us through the development of the new galleries from their inception, all the way t...

AJR Refugee Voices Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2022 Public

AJR Refugee Voices Holocaust Memorial Day Event 2022

Tuesday, 18 January 2022, - 16:00

Kurt Marx BEM, Dr Susanne Frane, Larissa Schmitz & Johanna Marx will be in conversation with Dr Bea Lewkowicz for Holocaust Memorial Day.

The theme of this year’s HMD is ‘One Day’. Kurt Marx BEM came to the UK on the 18th of January 193...

Private

Holocaust Memoral Day Event

Wednesday, 19 January 2022, - 09:00

A speaker from Generation 2 Generation will be speaking to our Year 9 pupils.

planting of a memorial oak tree Private

planting of a memorial oak tree

Wednesday, 26 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...

Sabina Miller Annual Lecture: "Embracing difference - is it too late?" Public

Sabina Miller Annual Lecture: "Embracing difference - is it too late?"

Sunday, 23 January 2022, - 15:00

"Embracing Difference"

The Inaugural Sabina Miller Annual Lecture will take place on Sunday 23 January 2022 at 3pm and will be online only due to the current uncertainty. Our very special guest will be Olivia Marks-Woldman OBE who is Chief...

Public

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 .

Muriel Gardiner and Her Legacy Public

Muriel Gardiner and Her Legacy

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 18:00

Online lecture with Prof Dr Carmen Birkle, in honour of Holocaust Memorial Day.

The Freud Museum is proud to welcome Prof Dr Carmen Birkle for this special lecture on Holocaust Memorial Day, exploring the extraordinary life of Muriel Gardin...

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JW3 Holocaust Memorial Day Commemoration

Friday, 28 January 2022, - 10:30

Commemorative event including survivors, guest speakers, music, drama presentaion, readings and film. The event will be in-person and live-streamed

The Holocaust in Public Public

The Holocaust in Public

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 19:30

In his final book, 'The Fate of the Jews, 1933–49', the British historian David Cesarani lamented the ‘yawning gulf’ between popular understanding of the Holocaust and academic scholarship. This public event provides an opportunity to evaluate the...

Destination: Death (The 80th Anniversary of the Wannsee Conference) Public

Destination: Death (The 80th Anniversary of the Wannsee Conference)

Thursday, 20 January 2022, - 19:00

80 years ago, on 20 January 1942, the heads of the Nazi German government departments met to approve and finalise the Final Solution.

Their estimated 11 million Jews of Europe were about to be rounded up and deported to their deaths.

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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.

Holocaust Memorial Day Event Public

Holocaust Memorial Day Event

Tuesday, 25 January 2022, - 19:30

Join Kindertransport Refugees Ann and Bob Kirk BEM and survivor of the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, Eric Murangwa Eugene MBE, as they share their testimonies. The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2022 is ‘One Day’. Our speakers will ...

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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.

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...

Music on the Brink of Destruction Public

Music on the Brink of Destruction

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 13:00

An extraordinary range of musical activities, both forced and voluntary, took place in the Nazi ghettos and camps, from the earliest internment centres established in 1933 until the liberation in 1945.

The musical works created there by pr...

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...

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Holocaust Memorial Service

Wednesday, 26 January 2022, - 10:00

We will dedicate our mid week Eucharist to the memory of all victims of the Holocaust and genocide.
We will be using the resources provided by CCJ.
We welcome all who wish to participate in this inclusive service.

Painting stones for UK Holocaust Memorial in London Private

Painting stones for UK Holocaust Memorial in London

Thursday, 27 January 2022, - 09:30

This Holocaust Memorial Day schools across the country are invited to take part in the #BigStonePaint for #HMD2022, a nationwide schools assembly to paint stones for the UK Holocaust Memorial and Learning Centre in London as part of #FoundationSt...

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...