We Were Children Then: Vancouver Child Survivors Remember

Exhibition TypeIn-house exhibition
Event DateOctober 22, 1995–December 15, 1995
VenueVancouver Holocaust Education Centre
DescriptionWe Were Children Then, produced by the VHEC, presents the stories, photographs and artefacts of seventeen child survivors from the Vancouver area. The exhibition focuses on the lives of these children, their hopes, their struggles and their losses. We Were Children Then also explores the relationship between these children’s experiences during the Holocaust and the United Nations’ Declaration of the Rights of the Child, moving between the historical context and contemporary issues of racism today.