“Anne's story represents the millions of Jewish children who were murdered and their experiences unheard. We must continue to remember Anne's story and acknowledge the stories that remain untold.” wrote Tahnee from Australia in our online guestbook. #OnThisDay #JomHashoa #YomHashoah #HolocaustRemembranceDay
From January through December 2018, the department of Educational Projects of the Anne Frank House will host one or two volunteers through the EU programme Discover the EVS - European Voluntary Service. If you are (or know) a good candidate, check out the information about the project on the EVS website.
We look forward to your application!
The Anne Frank House welcomes visitors from all over the world. Ronald Leopold, executive director, says: “The connection that these people feel with #AnneFrank and her life story is moving and inspiring.” One of the visitors during the Easter holidays was American actress Jennifer Lawrence. Visiting the Anne Frank House was high on her wish list. In our guestbook she wrote: "Amazing... View details ⇨
British forces liberate Bergen-Belsen concentration camp in Germany #onthisday 15 April 1945.
A few months earlier, February 1945, Anne Frank dies aged 15 shortly after Margot, who dies around her nineteenth birthday on 16 February. The exact dates of their deaths are unknown.
“Jammer dat haar boeken de wereld rondreizen en niet Anne zelf.” (Too bad her books travel the world and not Anne herself.) - Wolf from Belgium.
Every Friday we post comments from Anne Frank House visitors. #ReflectionsOnAnneFrank #122 Photo Margot & #AnneFrank 1933.
This week the Anne Frank House hosts both teachers and students at our international seminar "Youth voices today: exploring identity through creative writing". Kat Francois, former World Champion in Poetry Slam, is training students from different countries how to use their voice to counter prejudice and discrimination...
Students from Institut collégial Vincent Massey Collegiate and Fort Richmond Collegiate in In Winnipeg, #Canada were trained to become the official guides of the exhibition "#AnneFrank, A History for Today" presented in their school until April 28th, 2017.
Good luck all! Pembina Trails School Division
“Anna es la voz de muchas historias no contadas. Gracias.” (Anne is the voice of many untold stories. Thank you.) - Laura from Spain.
Every Friday we post comments from Anne Frank House visitors. #ReflectionsOnAnneFrank #121 Photo Margot & #AnneFrank 1933.
At this moment Ingo Hoff is running 170 kilometers from the Anne Frank Street in Gronau, Germany to the Anne Frank House In Amsterdam. He does this to raise money for several charities, including the Anne Frank House. Go Ingo go!!
"To me, however, this apparently inconsequential diary by a child... stammered out in a child's voice, embodies all the hideousness of fascism" wrote historian Jan Romein on the front page of the Dutch newspaper Het Parool #OnThisDay April 3, 1946, after reading the manuscript of Anne Frank’s diary. A few publishers then express interest.
“... If people had half as much of Anne's potential, ambition, and thirst for the future, then the world would be in a much better state.”- Mirelle from the USA.
Every Friday we post comments from Anne Frank House visitors. #ReflectionsOnAnneFrank #120 Photo #AnneFrank in 1941.