Bristol Holocaust Memorial Day

Start date
26 Jan 2018, 1:30 p.m.
End date
26 Jan 2018, 4:30 p.m.
City Hall, Bristol

Holocaust Memorial Day falls on 27 January 27 every year, which is the date when the death camp, Auschwitz-Birkenau, was liberated in 1945. The theme for Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 is ‘The Power Of Words’.

Because Holocaust Memorial Day 2018 falls on a Saturday, Bristol’s civic commemoration event will take place on Friday 26 Januaryto ensure that all religious groups can attend.

Join fellow Bristol residents for the civic commemoration on Friday 26 January from 1.30pm to 4.30pm at the City Hall, College Green, Bristol. 

  • Hear speakers from diverse communities share reflections on the 2018 theme ‘The Power of Words.’
  • Visit stallholders representing charities that work with refugees or people who’ve experienced racism and war.

Event is free and wheelchair, hearing loop and BSL accessible. Light refreshments during the break.

More details, including a full programme for the day, are available on the Bristol Holocaust Memorial Day website.