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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 Federal Refugee Resettlement Program

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Statement on Antisemitic Hate Crimes in New York City

December 31, 2019

We are horrified by the numerous antisemitic assaults that have taken place in the New York City area over the past week and strongly condemn them for what they are — hate crimes.

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Statement About Antisemitic Attack in Jersey City, New Jersey

December 12, 2019

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum condemns the targeted, antisemitic attack in Jersey City that resulted in the loss of four innocent lives. Antisemitism is on the rise around the world, and we are particularly concerned with the increase of violent acts of antisemitism in America. We condemn antisemitism in all its forms.

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STATEMENT IN RESPONSE TO SYNAGOGUE SHOOTING IN GERMANY

October 10, 2019

The Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum is alarmed and saddened by the attack at the synagogue in Halle, Germany, on Yom Kippur, Judaism’s holiest day. Two people were killed, and the attacker was heard to say “the root of all problems are the Jews.” Our thoughts and prayers are with the victims’ families and all affected by this senseless hate crime.

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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

The Mercury News includes the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum in an article about pianist Mona Globalek

January 10, 2020

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Dallas Observer mentions the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum as one of 52 things to do in Dallas this year

January 10, 2020

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Modern Luxury Dallas names the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum “Most Stunning Look Through History,” in their article top spots in Dallas’ Arts District

January 7, 2020

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VisitDallas includes the Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum in their 20 things to do in 2020 list

January 7, 2020

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