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We all have a role to play in supporting human rights.

We invite everyone to join us in promoting respect, understanding and dialogue around human rights.

A group of people are standing within part of a white circle. Blue and purple lights are projected onto the floor surrounding each person. Partially obscured.

Photo: CMHR, Dan Harper


Your donations help us tell our stories and inspire change for generations to come. Please consider supporting Canada's only museum dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights.

Become a member

Show your support by becoming a member of the Museum and gain access to year‐long benefits, such as:

  • Free admission to galleries
  • Special pricing for temporary exhibits, programs and tours
  • Early registration for Museum activities and special events
  • Discounts at the Museum Boutique
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Photo: CMHR

Shop at the Boutique

The Museum Boutique offers a bold, eclectic and ever‐changing array of socially conscious and sustainable giftware that challenges thought and action. Your purchases also help make a difference. All revenue from the Boutique helps support our activities and programs promoting human rights.

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Photo: CMHR, Jessica Sigurdson


As a Museum volunteer, you'll be exposed to a variety of opportunities that will allow you to learn new skills, build new relationships and broaden your knowledge about human rights. You will enrich our visitors' experience through the sharing of your expertise, talents, enthusiasm, pride and desire to promote human rights education. You'll be making a difference – one visitor, one encounter at a time.

A woman strings yarn around her fingers as she demonstrates and explains what she is doing to two girls. Partially obscured.

Photo: CMHR