Beyond Bytown Virtual Lecture: The Hungarian experience in Ottawa, following the Revolution of 1956
The Bytown Museum, in proud partnership with the Embassy of Hungary, invite you to join us on the 20th of October from 7pm to 8pm(EST) for the next exciting instalment of the Beyond Bytown virtual lecture series;
This year marks the 65th anniversary of the Hungarian Revolution of 1956, and, in the aftermath, the arrival in Canada of thousands of Hungarian individuals and families fleeing Soviet rule.
In this Beyond Bytown talk we will hear from Ottawa residents Ernest Szelepcsényi and Georgia Morissette about their stories and experiences during the Revolution of 1956, their journeys to Canada, and their lives in Ottawa.
“The Hungarian experience in Ottawa, following the Revolution of 1956” will be a held virtually on the Zoom platform, a zoom link will be sent to all registered participants a few hours to the lecture.
Free Tickets available here; https://www.eventbrite.ca/e/the-hungarian-experience-in-ottawa-following-the-revolution-of-1956-tickets-185871726337