Past Events

Past Events

Punjab Under Siege

August 11, 2018

The Partition Museum inaugurated its Exhibition Punjab under Siege–the Jallianwala Bagh Centenary (1919–2019) on 11 August 2018 in Amritsar. Visit Partition Museum and take part in multi media exhibition.

Remembering the Jallianwala Bagh Massacre – 100 Years Later

August 8, 2018

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The Partition Museum and the India International Centre invite you to the inauguration of an Exhibition on Punjab’s Contribution to the Freedom Struggle by Chief Guest, Dr. Vinay Sahasrabuddhe, Rajya […]

Dramatized Readings on the Partition

June 9, 2018

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The Arts and Literature Festival of Amritsar invites you to Dramatized Readings on the Partition on Saturday, 9 June 2018 at The Partition Museum, Amritsar at 5:45 PM. Phir Ek […]

An Evening of Poetry Reading with Prasoon Joshi at the Partition Museum

May 26, 2018

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The Partition Museum under the aegis of the Arts and Literature Festival of Amritsar (ALFA) is hosting noted lyricist, screenwriter and poet, Prasoon Joshi, for an evening of poetry reading. […]

Stories of a People Divided

May 18, 2018

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The partition of the sub-continent in 1947 resulted in the largest mass migration in human history, directly impacting between 12 to 18 million people. As we walk through the galleries […]

Partition Museum Stories of a people Divided

February 25, 2018

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Steps for registration: Fill the form to confirm your registration. https://goo.gl/N8hw4T The Partition of the subcontinent in 1947 resulted in the largest mass migration in human history, directly impacting between […]

Partition, 70 years on: What have we learnt from the division of India?

November 22, 2017

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Join us for for a talk by Lady Kishwar Desai at The London School of Economics and Political Science on November 22nd at 6:30 P.M. LSE Hong Kong Theatre, Clement […]

Book Launch :THE QUEST CONTINUES

November 10, 2017

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Book Launch :‘THE QUEST CONTINUES: LOST HERITAGE The Sikh legacy in Pakistan’ a second book by Amardeep Singh who undertook a journey across Pakistan to visit the native lands of […]

Book Launch : ALFA presents “Borders – Drawing the Line” at the Partition Museum, Amritsar

October 11, 2017

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We invite you to attend the Arts and Literature Festival of Amritsar’s (ALFA) event on “Borders – Drawing the Line” at the Partition Museum, Town Hall, Amritsar. The event will […]

Partition Remembrance Day

August 17, 2017

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The Partition Museum, Town Hall, Amritsar Join us for Partition Remembrance Day, as we commemorate the world’s largest migration, and its survivors, martyrs and heroes. We will open the completed […]

Chalo Amritsar

August 17, 2017

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17th August is a crucial day in the history of the Partition of India. This was the day when millions learnt whether they were in India or Pakistan, two days […]

Museum of Memories

August 4, 2017

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This August marks 70 years since the largest mass migration in modern human history, the 1947 Partition of the subcontinent into India, Pakistan and later Bangladesh. We are proud to […]

Expanding Vision for Best Practices in Museums

May 18, 2017

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18th May, 2017; 10.00 AM – 5.00 PM Venue- Auditorium, National Museum, Janpath, New Delhi-110001 Organizers: National Museum in association with UNESCO New Delhi Office and DRONAH Foundation TAACHT (Partition […]

All about the Partition Museum!

May 2, 2017

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We’d love to tell you more about the world’s first Partition Museum! Join us on 2 May 2017 at the Nehru Centre, for a talk by Lord Meghnad Desai, a […]

Special Screening: Begam Jaan

April 14, 2017

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The Arts And Cultural Heritage Trust presents a special screening of the Movie, Begam Jaan at Cinepolis, Alpha One Mall, Amritsar. Date: 14 April 2017 5:00 P.M. Event Details: Come […]

Talking Partition

April 14, 2017

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Join us for a conversation between Gurinder Chadha, OBE with Lady Kishwar Desai at the House of Lords, London, on 14 March 2017 (Tuesday) at 7:00 P.M. The discussion will […]

Gulzar’s Kharaashein

February 5, 2017

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The Partition Museum invites you to attend Gulzar’s Kharaashein at the Guru Nanak University Auditorium. It is produced by Lubna Salim. Scripted, designed and directed by Salim Arif. An Essay […]

Guftagu with Gulzar, Mapping Memories of Partition

February 5, 2017

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The Arts and Cultural Heritage Trust presents Guftagu with Gulzar, Mapping Memories of Partition, conducted by Sukrita Paul Kumar. Venue: Partition Museum, Town Hall, Amritsar Date: February 5, 2017 Time: […]

Young Poets on the Partition

August 20, 2016

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The Arts and Cultural Heritage Trust invites you to Young Poets On the Partition, A poetry reading session for and by the youth at Oxford Bookstore, N-81, Connaught Place, New […]

Rising From the Dust : Hidden tales from India’s 1947 Refugee Camps

May 19, 2016

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Exhibition and Lecture Series, 19th to 26th May, 2016, India Habitat Centre, Visual Arts Gallery Site of Conscience: Curating for the 1947 Partition Museum A lecture series on the road […]

The Partition Museum Project

August 29, 2015

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The Arts and Cultural Heritage Trust invites you for the inauguration of the Partition Museum Project at the Main Auditorium at India International Centre on 29th August, 2015 at 5:30 […]