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OPEN: Wednesday to Sunday;
10:00am to 5:00pm
CLOSED: Monday and Tuesday

December 21 - OPEN 10:00am to 5:00pm
December 28, 29 - OPEN 12 to 5:00pm

Holiday Hours:
December 25, 26 and January 1 - CLOSED

In December of 1944, Ausma’s family of five had to flee their farm in Latvia. War had disrupted their life and Ausma and her family had no other recourse but to abandon their home and depart from their Motherland. Read Ausma’s Story →

Our travelling exhibition, Canada: Day 1, supported by RBC, will be at the Western Development Museums: Saskatoon in July.

Exhibition Schedule >

Postwar Dutch Immigration through Pier 21

From the late 1940s to 1970s, a total of 500,000 Dutch nationals left their homeland.

Find out more about this wave of immigration and read Jan’s blog >