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




Dates and details about our Sunday Programs are available on our Events page.


Dec 23–Jan 1, 2019  Winter Break
Feb 18 Family Day
Apr 19 Good Friday
Apr 26 Passover
May 20 Victoria Day
Jun 10 Shavuot
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 23 – Jan 1/20 Winter Break

Are there any age restrictions?

The Museum is open to everyone but we suggest an age of 12+.

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
  • Please enjoy all food and beverages before entering the exhibition space
  • Only service animals are permitted in the Centre
  • Please enjoy a quiet atmosphere without the use of cell phones