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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

Important Statement on the Increase of Violence Against Asian Americans

March 3, 2021

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is alarmed by the continued increase in violence and hatred directed at Asian Americans during the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Important Statement from Museum President and CEO and Board Chair

February 23, 2021

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is deeply concerned over a recent ruling by a Polish court that may compromise the future of Holocaust scholarship in Poland.

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Important Statement from Museum President and CEO and Board Chair

January 7, 2021

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is saddened by the attack on our democracy yesterday in our Nation’s Capital.

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Statement in Response to Antisemitic Vandalism in Dallas

October 30, 2020

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is dismayed to learn of a recent crime involving antisemitic graffiti and hate speech in Dallas.

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Press Releases View Allchevron_right

Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum Introduces Virtual Field Trips for Schools

November 30, 2020

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum (DHHRM) is dedicated to teaching the history of the Holocaust and advancing human rights to combat prejudice, hatred, and indifference. During the pandemic, the Museum shifted to virtual programming, most recently introducing virtual field trips and education programs.

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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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Recent News View Allchevron_right

The Dallas Morning News publishes an opinion article from Museum President and CEO Mary Pat Higgins

March 10, 2021

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Grateful Web mentions the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum in an article on Noel Paul Stookey’s “Just Causes” compilation

March 9, 2021

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Plano Magazine includes the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum’s Movie Monday Film Discussion of Bitter Harvest and Mr. Jones in the events section of its website

March 8, 2021

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Plano Magazine lists the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum’s conversation with Max Glauben and Jori Epstein on their new book The Upstander in the events section of its website

March 6, 2021

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