Holocaust Memorial Day

Shot at Dawn

Visitors are advised that the Shot at Dawn Memorial will close to the public on Monday 6 May. The memorial will undergo restoration and will be closed for approximately six weeks whilst these works take place. Free Shot at Dawn Talks will continue to take place daily at 12.30pm and 1.30pm in the Millennium Chapel, please ask at the Welcome Desk for more information. Visit our Shot at Dawn Restoration Appeal to find out more and donate.

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Holocaust Memorial Day is marked each year on 27 January, the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest of the Nazi death camps. 


The day encourages people to come together around the nation in remembering those who suffered as a result of Nazi persecution and in the Holocaust, or through subsequent genocides in Cambodia, Rwanda, Bosnia and Darfur.


Join us this Holocaust Memorial Day for a traditional service and candle lighting, which will take place in our Millennium Chapel. 

Find out more about Holocaust Memorial Day

Holocaust Memorial Day Trust

Learn From Home

Please click the button below to find a selection of materials that we invite you to use from home or school, including activities and worksheets on Holocaust Memorial Day.
Learning Resources