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Refugees from National Socialism in Wales


18 Feb 2023 - 18 Apr 2023


The Senedd, Cardiff Bay

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Learning from the Past for the Future

The Centre for the Movement of People, Aberystwyth University

This exhibition traces the history of refugees in Wales from the 1930s until the present day. It tells the stories of those who fled from National Socialism in Central Europe to find sanctuary, drawing parallels with modern-day refugees.

Image: Evelyn and Marion Porak, two refugee girls, on Aberystwyth Promenade, 1939. © Brian Pinsent.