CMHR highlights human rights on Canada Day Jun 26

Outdoor public tours kick off Canada’s History Week celebrations The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will offer a day of free outdoor public tours on July 1 to celebrate Canada 147th birthday and highlight the evolution of human rights and responsibilities in the history of our nation.

100-day countdown begins today for CMHR opening Jun 12

Today marks 100 days until the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) opens its doors to the public as Canada’s new national museum on September 20, 2014.

CMHR announces admission prices and hoursJun 5

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) today announced admission prices and operating hours for Canada’s new national museum, which opens in September 2014.

CMHR announces first international education agreementJun 3

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) today announced its first international education agreement, with the International Human Rights Institute for Peace (2idhp), located in Caen, in northwestern France.

Chocolate replica of Canadian Museum for Human RightsMay 30

Winnipeg - May 30, 2014- Chocolatier Constance Popp presents Canadian Museum for Human Rights architect Antoine Predock with some edible architecture - a chocolate replica of Canada's newest national museum.

CMHR welcomes architect Antoine PredockMay 29

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) welcomes renowned architect Antoine Predock to the Museum, hours before he receives a prestigious Honorary Fellowship from the Royal Architectural Institute of Canada (RAIC).

CMHR to receive design awards from Canadian Institute of Steel ConstructionMay 29

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) will be presented tomorrow with design awards from the Canadian Institute of Steel Construction (CISC)'s Ontario division.

Ryerson’s groundbreaking disability rights exhibit moves to national stage in Canadian Museum for Human RightsApr 25

TORONTO, April 25, 2014 – The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) signs an agreement with Ryerson University today that will see a groundbreaking exhibit on disability rights displayed in Canada’s new national museum in Winnipeg when it opens September 20, 2014.

CMHR needs 250 volunteers to create inspiring encounters with human rightsApr 14

The Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is building a team of 250 diverse and committed volunteers as it ramps up for opening day on September 20, 2014.

Winnipeg survivors of Rwandan genocide speak out at commemoration events, 20 years laterApr 4

University of Manitoba (UofM) social work professor Régine Uwibereyeho King could hardly forget the 1994 genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda, the country where she was born. She survived the genocide and later worked in a trauma-healing program before moving to Canada in 2000.