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News Releases

July 26, 2017
Media advisory Extended hours, family programs inspire empowerment through sports Winnipeg – July 26, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will welcome the Canada Summer Games to Winnipeg with a celebration of Indigenous music and culture. On Saturday afternoon, the Canadian...
July 21, 2017
Free admission for Canada 150 Signature event from Prince Edward Island Winnipeg – July 24, 2017 – Take hip hop, spoken word and folk music. Blend in contemporary and Indigenous dance, mix it with diverse young performers from across the country. The result is “The Dream Catchers,” a new musical...
June 28, 2017
Media advisory Canada Day full of family activities, special exhibits, Canadian food Winnipeg – June 28, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is glowing red from its roots to its tower all this week, as Canada gears up to celebrate the 150th anniversary of Confederation. The CMHR...
June 23, 2017
For immediate release Winnipeg – June 23, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) has been chosen as one of the top two attractions in Canada by voters in the USA Today’s 10Best Readers’ Choice travel awards. Online voters were asked to select their favourite Canadian attraction from a...
June 22, 2017
For immediate release National exhibition of crowd-sourced photos opens for Canada 150 Winnipeg – June 22, 2017 – A kneeling Indigenous woman brandishes an eagle feather in front of riot police. Two girls in bunny hoods play near a smoking petro-chemical refinery. A woman wearing a white hijab...
June 20, 2017
Media advisory Winnipeg – June 20, 2017 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is inviting visitors to learn about rights and responsibilities from a First Nations perspective through the unique Mikinak-Keya Spirit Tour, which will be free with admission tomorrow evening on National...
June 18, 2017
Media advisory Winnipeg – June 19, 2017 – Put your best face forward for Canada 150. Visitors to the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) later this week can participate in an interactive photo mosaic that will cover their face with iconic Canadian imagery and project it onto the wall in Museum...
May 30, 2017
Media advisory Winnipeg – May 31, 2017 – A unique tour focused on the rights of people with diverse sexual orientations and gender identities has been developed by the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) to celebrate the 30th anniversary of Pride Winnipeg this weekend. The hour-long tour,...