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Our mission is to teach the history of the Holocaust and advance human rights to combat prejudice, hatred, and indifference.

Who To Contact

For media or press inquiries only, please contact Kerri Lai or Janet.
For non-press related inquiries, please use our general contact page.

Kerri Lai

Chief Advancement and External Affairs Officer

(469) 399-5205
Email Kerri

Janet Hitt

Marketing Manager

(469) 399-5214
Email Janet

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Final Commemoration of Our Permanent Exhibition, “One Day in the Holocaust: April 19, 1943.”

April 19, 2019

Friday, April 19 will be a bittersweet day for the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance. On this day, the Museum will celebrate the final anniversary of its permanent exhibition “One Day in the Holocaust: April 19, 1943” by providing free admission and the opportunity to hear testimony from a local Holocaust Survivor.

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Public Statements View Allchevron_right

Statement in Response to Increased Attacks on Asian-Americans

March 26, 2020

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is alarmed by the increased number of attacks directed at Asian-Americans in response to the current Covid-19 outbreak.

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Important Update from Museum President and CEO and Board Chair, March 20, 2020

March 20, 2020

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Temporary Closing of the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

March 13, 2020

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Statement on the terrorist attack in Hanau, Germany

February 22, 2020

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum strongly condemns the senseless and cowardly terrorist attack in Hanau, Germany that left nine innocent people dead and others critically wounded before the gunman took his own life and that of his mother.

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Press Releases View Allchevron_right

New Permanent Exhibition Arrives for Installation at the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum Opening September 17th

March 25, 2019

After three years of planning and construction, the first major pieces of the core exhibition of the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum arrived.

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Dallas Holocaust Museum Announces New Board Chair, Frank Risch, Eight New Board Members, and Two New Lifetime Directors

February 14, 2019

The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance has elected eight new members to the Board of Directors, two new Lifetime Directors, and a new Board Chair.

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Dallas Holocaust Museum to Honor University of Texas President Gregory L. Fenves at Hope for Humanity Dinner

October 24, 2018

The Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance will honor Gregory L. Fenves, 29th President of the University of Texas at Austin, at its annual Hope for Humanity Dinner on Wednesday, October 24, 2018, at the Hilton Anatole in Dallas.

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Dallas Holocaust Museum to Present Texas Debut of Anne Frank Exhibit Addressing Current-Day Issues of Identity, Exclusion, and Discrimination

September 11, 2018

The Dallas Holocaust Museum will host the Texas debut of a year-long, newly created special exhibition opening September 13th called Let Me Be Myself: The Life Story of Anne Frank.

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Recent News View Allchevron_right

Arizona Jewish Post includes the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum in an article on the Jewish History Museum’s Holocaust History Center

February 21, 2020

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WFMZ-TV publishes the Museum’s press release about their new special exhibition and MYCON General Contractor’s surprise donation

February 20, 2020

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A press release went out through PR Newswire on the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum’s new special exhibition opening and a surprise donation by MYCON General Contractors

February 20, 2020

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The Dallas Morning News mentions the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum in an article on the Mayor’s press conference discussing ending veteran homelessness

February 19, 2020

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To receive a Museum Press Kit, please contact, Janet Hitt, Marketing Manager, at [email protected] or 469-399-5214.