about the exhibit

in search of safe haven

the families

list of photographs






The Refugee Experience of Five Families





curated by Elizabeth McLuhan

Safe Haven is an on-line exhibit based on its original exhibit which ran from November 1993 through August 1995 at the Heritage Gallery of Canada's Peoples, a Royal Ontario Museum Gallery that is managed in partnership by the Multicultural History Society.

Safe Haven is an exhibition about the refugee experiences of five families from Chile, Vietnam, Sri Lanka, Somalia and from the former Czechoslovakia.