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Holocaust by Bullets

Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance will open its new special exhibit, “Holocaust by Bullets, Yahad-In Unum - 10 Years of Investigations,” with a reception and lecture on September 10, 2015 beginning at 5:30 p.m. The exhibit will run through December 31, 2015. The exhibition is presented and sponsored by the Catholic Diocese of Dallas.
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We are expanding our archives and you can help!

The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance has commenced the planning process for a greatly expanded permanent exhibit, to be part of a future, new home for the Museum. We want our exhibit to reflect the experiences of Holocaust survivors, refugees, hidden children, and liberators in North Texas. Thus, we would like to invite you to join us in launching our artifact campaign before the exhibit is fully designed. Of particular interest are documents, photos, artifacts,…
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Upstander Speaker-Lieutenant-General, the Honourable Roméo Dallaire (Ret'd)

Join us for our final Upstander Speaker for 2015 is Lieutenant-General, the Honourable Roméo Dallaire (Retd). Dallaire, a lieutenant-general, Senator and celebrated humanitarian was appointed Force Commander for the United Nations Assistance Mission for Rwanda (UNAMIR) in 1993. There, he witnessed the country descend into chaos, leading to the deaths of more than 800,000 Rwandans. Dallaire will speak on the topic of his latest book which is child soldiers. He has used his personal experiences…
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Alert for Teachers, Students, and Past and Future Museum Visitors

Watch 60 Minutes on CBS 11 this Sunday, October 4 at 6 p.m. 60 Minutes will broadcast a story called, The Hidden Holocaust. It includes interviews and footage that fosters a deep understanding of this Museum's current exhibit, Holocaust by Bullets. Then if you haven't done so already, visit the Museum to see the exhibit.


From the Archives Many of the works displayed in the Museum’s current special exhibition, Drawn to Action: The Life and Work of Arthur Szyk, have been loaned by two of our generous friends, but Gregg and Michelle Philipson have gone even further to donate two rare books to the Museum’s collection. Ink and Blood: A Book of Drawings by Arthur Szyk and The New Order are compilations of Szyk’s intricate and colorful political cartoons. Both are on display now in the Museum’s special…
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Tribute Program

Our donors are UPSTANDERS! A special thank you to all of our donors and members for your support. Your gifts help us preserve the memory of the Holocaust and teach the moral and ethical response to prejudice, hatred and indifference. THE TRIBUTE PROGRAM The Dallas Holocaust Museum’s Tribute Program lets you honor or memorialize a family member, friend or other loved one. The donations allow us to preserve the memory of the Holocaust and teach the moral and ethical response to prejudice,…
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From the President/CEO

Earlier this year, The Dallas Morning News reported on the preliminary plans of the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance to construct a new, expanded facility in the historic West End of downtown Dallas. The new building will allow us to expand the teaching of the moral and ethical response to prejudice, hatred and indifference using the Holocaust as a cornerstone of that teaching along with other genocides and issues addressing inhumanity and human rights. It is somewhat…
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Racism and its Implications

It is difficult to ignore the widely reported news coverage of violent acts of racism and the numerous racist comments made by high profile figures in the United States over the past several months. Given recent events in Ferguson, MO, and New York City, an exploration of views on race and racism seems in order. Intentionally, we’ve included differing opinions from Dr. Eduardo Bonilla-Silva, Professor of Sociology, Duke University, Dr. Thomas Sowell, Senior Fellow, Hoover Institute, and Dr.…
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Special Offer to Pandora Listeners $2.00 Off the adult admission price. Your ticket price is $8.00 with this discount. If you are a student you can also enjoy the $8 ticket price by showing your student ID. Offer expires August 25, 2015. One discount per person.