Demand for Preview Tickets Crashes CMHR’s Website

Canadian Museum for Human Rights
Canadian Museum for Human Rights (AARON COHEN / CMHR)

WINNIPEG — Overwhelming demand for free preview tickets crashed the Canadian Museum for Human Rights’ website on Wednesday.

The CMHR is offering free tickets for opening weekend September 20-21.

Anyone who would like free preview tickets is asked to send an e-mail with their name, phone number, street address and number of tickets requested (to a maximum of four per e-mail) by 5 p.m. CT today to or

The museum says in the event of excess demand, a lottery will be held and ticket holders will be notified of their tour date by e-mail.