• Anne Frank Tree Planted at U.S. Capitol

    Anne Frank Tree Planted at U.S. Capitol

    The Anne Frank Center USA is proud to announce that Congressional leaders planted an Anne Frank Memorial Tree on the West Front Lawn of the U.S. Capitol at a ceremony on Wednesday, April 30, 2014.
  • About Anne Frank

    About Anne Frank

    Since it was first published in 1947, Anne Frank’s diary has become one of the most powerful memoirs of the Holocaust.

    Its message of courage and hope in the face of adversity has reached millions.
  • The Sapling Project

    The Sapling Project

    In 2009 AFC launched the Sapling Project, a national initiative aimed at bringing together diverse communities and educational centers in a shared celebration of Anne, her beloved chestnut tree, her appreciation of nature, and her longing for freedom and justice in the world.
  • Bring your class to the center!

    Bring your class to the center!

    We offer a wide range of innovative on-site school programs and student workshops for school groups.
  • The Anne Frank Awards

    The Anne Frank Awards

    The Spirit of Anne Frank Awards recognize worthy students, educators and citizens–bridge builders, peacemakers, innovators and role models–who participate in social and humanitarian programming to engender understanding, equality, and mutual respect among diverse groups.
  • The Sapling Project

    In 2009 AFC launched the Sapling Project , a national initiative aimed at bringing together diverse communities and educational centers in a shared celebration of Anne, her beloved chestnut tree, her appreciation of nature, and her longing for freedom and justice in the world.
    The Sapling Project
  • Traveling Exhibits

    Throughout North America, our exhibits have been hosted by community centers, schools, colleges and universities, arts organizations, libraries and museums located in the United States and Canada.
    Traveling Exhibits
  • 2014 Spirit Award Winners

    2014 Spirit Award Winners

    On June 12, 2014 The Anne Frank Center honored five exceptional college-bound students at its 18th Annual Spirit of Anne Frank Award Ceremony. Catch a glimpse of the powerful work they are doing in their communities. Check them out

  • Forthcoming at The Center

    Forthcoming at The Center

    On the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, join us for our upcoming exhibit "Fragments: Jewish Life in Central and Eastern Europe, 1981-2007 - The Post-War Photography of Yale Strom." More Information

  • Book a Field Trip!

    Book a Field Trip!

    The Anne Frank Center hosts a variety of programs for school groups and camps for students in grades 3-12. Students learn about Anne's life, her vision for a more peaceful and just world, and how they can stand up to bullying and discrimination in their own lives. For more information, click here