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Friday Night Rights! Free Admission from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. on Friday, December 6, 2019.

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There’s something for everyone. Family-friendly activities, thought-provoking discussions and special tours – find them all here. Filter by type of event or see what’s happening on the day of your visit.

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Free Friday night at the Museum!

December 6, 2019

Cost: Free after 5 p.m.

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Three women pose in front of a black wall.

Seeking justice after genocide

December 8, 2019

Cost: Free

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A group of people walking down a street with sign that reads “Commémoration du génocide contre les Tutsi du Rwanda. Avril-Juillet 1994. www.pagerwanda.ca”.

The forgotten stories: Nigeria-Biafra war and its genocide

December 10, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

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Human Rights Day 2019

December 10, 2019

Cost: Free admission

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Night of the disappeared

December 12, 2019

Cost: Free

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Outdoor display of large photographs of people’s faces.

Conversation Circle: Discrimination and persecution

December 13, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

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Small groups of people stand in a Museum exhibition space and talk to one another.

Friday Night Rights

December 13, 2019

Cost: $5 after 5 p.m.

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Friday Night Rights

December 20, 2019

Cost: $5 after 5 p.m.

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A woman waits for a drink at a bar in a museum space, while a bartender pours glasses of wine.

Winter holiday programming

December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020

Cost: Included with Museum admission

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A child reaches into a basket of craft supplies while others work on their projects at a table.

Annual public meeting

January 22, 2020

Cost: Free. RSVP requested.

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A person walks in front of a large photograph of Nelson Mandela.

Past events

We explore human rights from many different angles and perspectives. Check out our past events (since March 2018).

Free Friday night at the Museum!

December 6, 2019

Cost: Free after 5 p.m.

Location: All spaces

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Three women pose in front of a black wall.

Seeking justice after genocide

December 8, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: Gelber Conference Centre/Montreal Holocaust Museum
2 Cummings Square, Montreal

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A group of people walking down a street with sign that reads “Commémoration du génocide contre les Tutsi du Rwanda. Avril-Juillet 1994. www.pagerwanda.ca”.

The forgotten stories: Nigeria-Biafra war and its genocide

December 10, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Two people in conversation seated across from each other.

Human Rights Day 2019

December 10, 2019

Cost: Free admission

Location: Various locations

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A young child interacting with photos on a table. An adult sits beside him.

Night of the disappeared

December 12, 2019

Cost: Free

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers Society Classrooms on Level 1

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Outdoor display of large photographs of people’s faces.

Conversation Circle: Discrimination and persecution

December 13, 2019

Cost: Free ticket required

Location: Meet at Group Entrance

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Small groups of people stand in a Museum exhibition space and talk to one another.

Friday Night Rights

December 13, 2019

Cost: $5 after 5 p.m.

Location: All spaces

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Three laughing people sit together at a table in a Museum space, drinking wine.

Friday Night Rights

December 20, 2019

Cost: $5 after 5 p.m.

Location: All spaces

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A woman waits for a drink at a bar in a museum space, while a bartender pours glasses of wine.

Winter holiday programming

December 26, 2019 to January 5, 2020

Cost: Included with Museum admission

Location: Various locations at the Museum

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A child reaches into a basket of craft supplies while others work on their projects at a table.

Annual public meeting

January 22, 2020

Cost: Free. RSVP requested.

Location: CMHR, Manitoba Teachers’ Society Classrooms on Level 1

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A person walks in front of a large photograph of Nelson Mandela.

Past events

We explore human rights from many different angles and perspectives. Check out our past events (since March 2018).

Stories

Bringing human rights stories to life online.

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The Canadian Museum for Human Rights was built to be a gathering place. If you’re looking for a space to hold your next event, get in touch.