The permanent exhibition ‘From Auschwitz to Ambleside ‘ is currently on display on the first floor of Windermere Library, at the heart of the Lake District.
The exhibition opening times are limited to library opening times and are as follows:
Monday: 9:30am – 1:00pm
Tuesday: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Thursday: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Friday: 9:30am – 5:00pm
Saturday: 10:am – 1:00pm
There is a ramp for wheelchairs and disabled users and it is accessible by a stairway or lift.
There is a public car park on Broad Street, adjacent to Windermere Library, and access is available from this to the library building.
The entrance to the exhibition is free and visitors are welcome.
“Powerful, moving and emotional. Their journey was one of fine courage, their survival an inspiration”. Mr & Mrs Pascall, London.
“This wonderful exhibition reminds us what should NEVER happen to mankind again. Congratulations Windermere”. P. McIntyre, Australia.
“I have taught the Holocaust in Secondary Schools for 10 years – but was unaware of the Windermere Boys. What a great project – keep up the good work”. C. Burgess, London
“It stirs the soul. The stories of survival are humbling. Makes you proud to be human again“. Ramon, The Netherlands.
Lake District Holocaust Project