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All human beings are born free and equal in dignity and rights.

Universal Declaration of Human Rights, Article 1

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Welcome - Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Friday Night Rights

Kick off your weekend the rights way! $5 admission after 5 p.m. and a special behind-the-scenes tour.

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Two people gaze out a tall glass window at a sunset over a cityscape.

ARTiculate Our Rights

Submissions close January 17, 2020

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Explore Canada’s proclamation through augmented reality

August 2019 to February 2021

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Location

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, MB
R3C 0L5

Hours

Today

Open Today:

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Admission

Adult General Admission:

$18

Events

The relevance of the Holodomor today

November 18, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

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Little girl, victim of hunger, Kharkov

National book launch: 'Picking up the Pieces'

November 20, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

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A man wearing traditional Indigenous regalia and headdress stands in front of an art installation made of wooden panels with embedded objects.

Exhibitions

Ododo Wa: Stories of Girls in War

October 2019 to Winter 2020

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A group of young women and girls in their teens stand together on the front porch of a building. Most are dressed in white blouses and blue skirts, with two girls also wearing blue sweaters. To the right, a doorway reveals a roomful of students sitting at wooden desks and writing on notepads.

Time to Act: Rohingya Voices

June 2019 to April 2020

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Rohingya women, children and men wade through waist-high muddy river water. Some carry young children, while others carry bags of possessions, including household items.

Stories

What if you were taken from your family?

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A group of boys wearing pyjamas kneels on single beds with heads bowed and hands clasped as if in prayer. A woman stands in the room with her hands clasped in a similar manner.

What led to the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda?

By Jeremy Maron

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Thousands of refugees carrying their belongings and walking along a long dirt road. Bright green grass and bushes flank the road.

The Winnipeg General Strike

By Travis Tomchuk

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Contest - Be Canada's Next Upstander

You could win a trip to the Museum and be featured on our website.

How have you used your strengths to take a stand for human rights? We want to hear!

Photo: CMHR, Keith Fraser