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Welcome - Canadian Museum for Human Rights

Inspirational Quote

Art has the ability to reach our heart. That's the first step to making change in the world.

Carey Newman / Hayalthkin'geme

A man speaks at a lectern in front of a backdrop of images in square and diagonal geometric patterns.

Witness Blanket: Preserving a Legacy

April 30, 2021 to January 16, 2022

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A large horizontal art installation with a wooden frame made up of multiple diamonds and rectangles to which many objects are mounted. There is a half-opened door in the middle of the work.

Exhibitions

Artivism

April 30, 2021 to January 16, 2022

Several white plaster faces hang from strings, inside a cage.

ARTiculate Our Rights

July 30, 2021 to June 30, 2022

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A museum gallery featuring artwork projected onto large screens and colourful geometric shapes.

Plan your visit

Location

Canadian Museum for Human Rights

85 Israel Asper Way
Winnipeg, MB
R3C 0L5

Hours

Open Today:

10 a.m. - 5 p.m.

Admission

Adult General Admission:

$18

Events

Festival of rights: video fun for kids!

July 13 to September 6, 2021

Cost: Free

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A performer wearing a tuxedo stands in front of a display of multi-coloured balloons.

Join the Canadian Teachers’ Advisory Circle.

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Three people sit at a table covered with water bottles, coffee cups and pads of paper.

Stories

Remembering the Srebrenica Genocide

By Jeremy Maron

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Two uniformed soldiers sit on a large vehicle, overlooking a densely packed crowd of people that stretches into the distance.

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.

Explore the Museum from home

Join Museum guides for virtual tours of our exhibits and architecture. Download our mobile app to check out the entire Museum, gallery by gallery. Discover our many special online experiences.

A smiling woman being filmed by a cell phone. Her image is visible on the phone's screen.

Photo: CMHR, Scott Gillam