Events & Activities

  • Download our app!

    Visit the Montreal Holocaust Museum guided by our new app for iPad and Android devices! Three new guided tours will help you discover remarkable objects and historical documents through audio commentaries, texts and high resolution images. You will learn history through the stories of survivors who made Montreal their home.

    Get it on Google Play

    Three guided tours to learn throught artefacts, archives and testimonies

    • "Life Stories of Holocaust Survivors"
    A great introduction to our museum and to Holocaust history, this tour fearures some of the most significant objects in our collection. 19 stops focus on the life stories of Holocaust survivors who rebuilt their lives in Montreal. Showcased are personal items as well as video testimonies of Holocaust survivors from our collection.

    • "Children and Teenagers during the Holocaust"
    This thematic tour adresses the experience of children and adolescents during the Nazi regime. It focuses on objects linked to events and issues affecting children. Along objects displayed in the museum, the tour's 11 stops will give access to several testimonies of child survivors now living in Montreal.

    • "Deconstructing Genocide"
    This thematic tour explores the different stages of genocide, by looking at the historical events of the Holocaust. In 11 stops, its featured objects and video testimonies link Holocaust history to notions of human rights and genocide studies.

    Simply download the free app on your iPad or download it on your Android device. Once downloaded the app requires a short initial network connection (cellular or Wi-Fi) for content download. From that moment on, the app works 100% offline. 

    The Museum also offers the free loan of IPad to the public (limited number available).

    This mobile app was created by the Montreal Holocaust Memorial Centre and designed by Tristan Interactive. This project received a grant from the Quebec Minister of Culture and Communications.