International Holocaust Remembrance Day – 2024

The Holocaust Memorial Center in Budapest cordially invites you to the commemoration of the International Holocaust Remembrance Day beginning at 11:30 am on Friday, January 26, 2024. In 2005, the United Nations General Assembly designated 27 January as International Holocaust Remembrance Day. On this day in 1945, Auschwitz-Birkenau, the largest and most notorious Nazi death

Survivors’ Wall – new interactive video installation at the Holocaust Memorial Center

Memorial day: In 2011, August 23 has been declared as the European Day of Remembrance for Victims of Stalinism and Nazism. On the anniversary of the endorsement of the Molotov-Ribbentrop Pact (aka Hitler-Stalin pact) victims of the two totalitarian systems that marked the history of the 20th century in Europe, the communism and Nazism, are

Memorial Day of the Victims of Hungarian Holocaust

Memorial day: The Parliament of the Republic of Hungary adopted a resolution in 2000 to declare April 16 the Day of the Victims of Hungarian Holocaust. The first commemorations took place in 2001. Members of the Hungarian administration and law enforcement , collaborating with the occupying Nazi forces, started with establishing the first ghettos and

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

Memorial day: International Holocaust Remembrance Day In 2005, the UN General Assembly declared January 27, the day of liberation of the Auschwitz-Birkenau concentration camp, the largest and most notorious one in Nazi Germany, as the International Holocaust Remembrance Day. The unanimously adopted resolution emphasized the obligation of member states to commemorate the almost six million