Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals, 1933–1945
Exhibition TypeTravelling exhibition
Event DateOctober 30, 2013–December 4, 2013
VenueVancouver Holocaust Education Centre
DescriptionThe Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre, in partnership with Egale Canada Human Rights Trust, is proud to host the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum exhibition, Nazi Persecution of Homosexuals 1933–1945. The acclaimed exhibition explores the Third Reich’s efforts at destroying all internal biological threats to the “Aryan” nation’s health, including homosexual males. Thousands of men were arrested and interned in prisons and concentration camps, leading to the imprisonment and deaths of thousands of homosexual males.