Opened in September 2014, the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR) is the first museum solely dedicated to the evolution, celebration and future of human rights. Creating inspiring encounters with human rights, the intention is to engage Canadians and international visitors in an immersive, interactive experience that offers both the inspiration and tools to make a difference in the lives of others. Off season Tues to Sun 10 am - 5 pm, Wed till 9 pm.
Canadian Museum for Human Rights
85 Israel Asper Way, Winnipeg, Manitoba R3C 0L5
Off season Tues to Sun 10 am - 5 pm, Wed till 9 pm
Mentions in Galleries West
An exhibit about freedom of expression in Latin America at Winnipeg’s Canadian Museum for Human Rights shows how art is used as a tool of protest.
Jan 2, 2017
An exhibition by some of the world’s most accomplished blind photographers, "Sight Unseen," explores how the blind can see in ways the sighted cannot.
Apr 29, 2016
The Canadian Museum for Human Rights in Winnipeg has a new exhibit about the work of Canada’s Truth and Reconciliation Commission.
Sep 22, 2015
Two national Canadian museums are working together to present "Peace - The Exhibition" as the first exhibit to be shown in the Canadian Museum for Human Rights' (CMHR) Expressions gallery, a space for temporary exhibits, when it opens in September.
Aug 7, 2014
One of Canada's most celebrated contemporary artists, Rebecca Belmore, will create a large and prominent work of original art for the Canadian Museum for Human Rights (CMHR), its president and CEO Stuart Murray announced January 24, 2014.
Jan 24, 2014