Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre

Also known as: VHEC
Administrative HistoryThe Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre (VHEC) was opened in 1994 by the Vancouver Holocaust Centre Society (VHCS). The VHEC is devoted to Holocaust-based anti-racism education and commemoration. Its staff produce thematic exhibits, school programs and commemorative events, publish a newsletter entitled Zachor and administrate the Wosk Publishing Program. The VHEC holds Western Canada’s largest collection of Holocaust-related artefacts, Holocaust testimonies and archival records and manages a comprehensive library of books, films, educational resources, as well as rare books and special collections.


compilerproducerrelatedRelated Archival Collections

Krieger, Nina (employee of)

Miller, Frieda (employee of)

Kremer, Roberta S. (employee of)

Tessler, Ronnie (employee of)


Shanghai: A Refuge During the Holocaust (originating institution)

Forced Exit: A Student Art Exhibit (originating institution)

I Never Saw Another Butterfly (originating institution)

Building Bridges: Student Art Exhibit (originating institution)

May 31, 1944 (originating institution)

Vancouver’s Schindler Jews (originating institution)