Plan a Visit to the Museum

The Vancouver Holocaust Education Center invites you to visit our acclaimed museum.

Here’s what you need to know.

Where is the museum located?

50 – 950 W 41st Ave
Vancouver, BC
V5Z 2N7 Canada
(Lower level of JCC)

  • Near the corner of  Oak Street & West 41st Avenue
  • Along the #41 and #43 bus routes
  • 10–15 minute walk from the Canada Line, Oakridge 41st Avenue Station
  • Transit schedules & routes available on Translink’s website
  • Pay parking available
  • Wheelchair accessible

What are the hours of operation?

Monday – Thursday:

9am – 5pm


9am – 4pm






Feb 18 Family Day
Apr 19 Good Friday
Apr 26 Passover
May 8 Annual Symposium
May 20 Victoria Day
Jun 10 Shavuot
June 26 (Closed from 1pm-5pm for Summer Teacher Seminar)
Jul 1 Canada Day
Aug 5 BC Day
Sep 2 Labour Day
Sep 30 & Oct 1 Rosh Hashanah
Oct 9 Yom Kippur
Oct 14 & 15 Sukkot
Oct 21 & 22
Shemini Atzeret & Simchat Torah
Oct 14 Thanksgiving
Nov 11 Remembrance Day
Dec 25 – Jan 1, 2020 Winter Break

Are there any age restrictions?

The Museum is open to everyone but we suggest age 12 and above.

Is there an admission fee?

Admission is by donation (suggested amount is $5) and free for VHEC members.

Is there anything else we should know?

Please note:

  • Photography is permitted without the use of a flash
  • No food and beverages in the exhibition space
  • Only service animals are permitted
  • For a quiet atmosphere, do not use cell phones