Boston, MA

Long Wharf
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Presented by Doctors Without Borders, Forced From Home is a free interactive exhibition designed to raise public awareness of the world’s 60 million refugees. With an experienced Doctors Without Borders aid worker as your guide, you’ll see, hear, and interact with  images, stories, and materials gathered from refugee camps, rescue missions, and emergency medical projects around the world. During the one hour tour you’ll gain a deeper understanding of the challenges faced by those who have been forced from their homes, and the humanitarian solutions offered by Doctors Without Borders.

Forced From Home is free, family friendly, fully accessible, and open to the public. School field trips are welcomeWalk up any time between 9am and 5pm, or pre-register below to ensure your entry at a designated time.

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Long Wharf

Opening Soon

Oct 15th--23rd daily from 9am--5pm

How to Get Here

Long Wharf is located adjacent to the New England Aquarium and can be reached via the MBTA Blue Line to the Aquarium station.

Long Wharf
Boston, MA 02110
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Events in Boston, MA

  • WGBH Studios
    BostonTalks Investigates: Health Care for Refugee Women

    BostonTalks Investigates: Health Care for Refugee Women

    Boston, MA
    October 12 7:00 p.m.
    Join WGBH’s Beat the Press TV host, Emily Rooney (@EmilyRooneyWGBH) and experienced Doctors Without Borders aid workers for a discussion about the unique and pressing health challenges facing displaced women.
  • Old South Meeting House
    Meeting the Unique Medical Needs of Migrants and Refugees

    Meeting the Unique Medical Needs of Migrants and Refugees

    Boston, MA
    October 18 7:30pm
    Join Doctors Without Borders for an engaging discussion with Doctors Without Borders aid workers about the challenges of providing medical aid to displaced populations around the world.
  • Boston Public Library – Central Library
    Recruitment Information Session – Boston, Massachusetts

    Recruitment Information Session – Boston, Massachusetts

    Boston, MA
    October 24 7:00-8:30PM
    On Monday, October 24th, medical and non-medical professionals are invited to attend an evening presentation to learn more about joining Doctors Without Borders’ pool of dedicated aid workers.

Teachers: Bring Your Class

Forced From Home is a great field trip opportunity for students in grades 7-12. Students will meet experienced aid workers who will lead them on a tour of the exhibition that include a variety of hands-on and immersive experiences. For more information about bringing your students to the exhibition, click here.