Mission and Vision
Open daily from 10 am to 1pm except Saturdays and outside these hours by special arrangement. Contact us on +64 4 801 9480

Mission and Vision

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is the country’s national Holocaust education and remembrance centre.

Our Vision is:

That through testimony and experience, the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand will inspire and empower individuals to stand against prejudice and apathy.

Our Mission is to:

  1. Ensure that the memory of the Holocaust remains in the present, and shapes our future
  2. Work and converse with all of NZ society
  3. Teach and encourage people to take individual responsibility for opposing prejudice in all of its forms
  4. Guard against attempts to make any group a target of mass prejudice
  5. Encourage respect for diversity.

 We will achieve our mission through:

  1. Recording, collecting, and sharing of survivor testimonies
  2. Archiving of survivor artefacts
  3. Research, teaching, and publishing
  4. Fostering national and international partnerships
  5. Promoting human rights education as the cornerstone of a liberal, democratic, and inclusive society.

 

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Get Directions to the Holocaust Centre of New Zealand

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is located at the Wellington Jewish Community Centre,

80 Webb Street, Te Aro, Wellington 6011.

Open Sunday - Friday 10am - 1pm, and outside these hours by special arrangement.

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A Member of AHO

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is a member of the Association of Holocaust Organizations - an International Network for the Advancement of Holocaust Education, Remembrance & Research

A Registered Charity

The Holocaust Centre of New Zealand is a registered charitable entity and donations are tax deductible. Charity registration number CC48551.