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Contact: Paula Nourse
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Phone: (469) 399-5201

Contact: Chris Kelley
Kelley Notes
Phone: (214) 457-5266

Find out about 2018 Speaker events, films, panel discussions and special events See Special Events and Programs Guide for the first half of 2018 or visit the event calendar.


Video of entire Panel Discussion on African American Experiences in Dallas During WWII
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Video of Groundbreaking 10.10.17
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Video of Human Rights Panel Discussion 2017
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HRC Video

Video of Powerful Talk by Dr. Seldin on June 29, 2017.
Click here for Six Minute Excerpt
Full Video: Click here.

Video of Opening Night speakers for Fighting for the Right to Fight: African American Experiences During WWII
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Electoral College Panel Discussion
Three Questions With" video with Dr. Samantha Nutt Upstander Speaker & founder of War Child

Video and Information about the City-Wide Read and Performance

Recent News

West End District Progress 2018
Three Generations of volunteering, leadership - June 15, 2017 - Texas Jewish Post
Editorial by Mary Pat Higgins in the TJP, July 20, 2017
Channel 11 Coverage of Groundbreaking, Oct. 10, 2017

Press Releases


Caruth Foundation Grants $2 Million Gift to Help Build the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum
Dallas Holocaust Museum Elects 11 New Board Members, Recognizes Additional Five as Lifetime Directors
Dallas Holocaust Museum to Commemorate Holocaust Remembrance Day at Temple Emanu-El
Dallas Holocaust Museum to Sponsor Opening Night of Acclaimed Off-Broadway Play Wiesenthal
World War II Hollywood Directors Focus of New Dallas Holocaust Museum Special Exhibit
Cardinal Kevin J. Farrell to Receive Inaugural Upstander Award Named in His Honor from the Dallas Holocaust Museum

Dallas Holocaust Museum to Honor Philanthropist and Advocate for Human Rights, Nate Levine at Hope for Humanity Dinner
Dallas Holocaust Museum Presents Rebirth after the Holocaust
Big D Reads Selects Anne Frank’s Diary of a Young Girl as the 2016 Title for Middle Students
Dallas Holocaust Museum Upstander Speakers to Address Human Rights Initiatives, Abuses
Dallas Holocaust Museum Announces Seven New Board Appointees

Board Announcement, July 2015
Dallas Holocaust Museum Nominates Former Texas State Senator Florence Shapiro as Board Chair-Elect

2016 Annual Report
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2015 Annual Report
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Yom Hashoah 2017 at Temple Emanu-el, Museum CEO & President, Mary Pat Higgins
Rabbi Stern assist Marcia Gaswirth after she read the testimony of her father’s active resistance with the Bielski partisans
A full house.
Honorable Florence Shapiro, Chairman of the Museum’s Board closes the event.

Standing ovation following Upstander speaker George Takei on February 2, 2017 at McFarlin Auditorium

Audience arriving for George Takei talk at McFarlin Auditorium

Anne Frank exhibit Jan. 9 through May 31, 2016

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