Peace Heroes Room

view of the Peace Heroes Room on the 2nd floor

Our Peace Heroes Room explores dozens of “ordinary” people who were capable of extra-ordinary peaceful efforts. The Museum defines a peace hero as a person who cares about the world and its inhabitants and strives for positive change through nonviolence. In addition to some big names you may be familiar with, other panels in the […]

Gandhi Photo Collection

b&w photo of Gandhi with Abhaben Gandhi and Manuben (his grandniece)

Created through a generous gift to the Museum, the Gandhi Photo Collection features rare and original print photographs taken during Gandhi’s life and eventual death. Supporting placards provide insight into the life of this complex peacebuilder from his time in South Africa, London, and in India.

Peace Hero Stories

image of the Peace Museum website as shown on an iPad and iPhone
The Peace Heroes Room at the museum celebrates individuals who accepted the risk in making the world a less violent and more just place. They serve as role models for the rest of us. But there are more than fit in a single room! So we created this digital exhibit to supplement the physical space. [...]