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The Dallas Holocaust Museum Center
for Education and Tolerance
The Museum is dedicated to teaching the history of the Holocaust and advancing human rights to combat prejudice, hatred, and indifference.
About the Museum
Founded in 1984, the Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance is dedicated to teaching the history of the Holocaust and advancing human rights to combat prejudice, hatred, and indifference.
Located in Dallas’ Historic West End, the Museum hosts more than 70,500 visitors in 2015, among them 34,000 school children. A top-rated attraction in North Texas, the Museum is one of just a few Holocaust-related museums or centers in the United States and the only Holocaust museum serving North Central Texas, as well as the adjacent states of Oklahoma, Arkansas and Louisiana.
The Museum has been recognized for its compelling and creative programming, internationally recognized exhibits, and world-class speakers. North Texas is home to about 125 survivors, refugees and hidden children from the Holocaust. Dedicated members and volunteers throughout the region and the state generously support the Museum every year.
Programs and services include:
• Permanent and special exhibitions of the highest caliber, with docent-guided and audio-guided tours
• Holocaust Survivors’ testimonies shared with thousands of Museum visitors and school groups each year and Survivor presentations to organizations throughout the region
• Hundreds of school tours conducted for children grades 5-12, plus College Nights for post-secondary students
• Summer educator conferences and ongoing teacher workshops and orientations
• Museum Experience Fund sponsoring Museum visits for schools in need
• Traveling Curriculum Trunks circulated to classrooms throughout the region
• Upstander Speaker Series bringing renowned international speakers on human rights issues to the DFW community
• Subject matter experts speaking to hundreds of schools and community groups
• A rich archive and research library available to Museum members and
• Digitized personal testimonies to preserve Survivor stories for years to come.
“Everyone should see this.”
If you haven’t visited the Museum, please make a plan to visit soon so you will see why so many say, “Everyone should see this.”
The Dallas Holocaust Museum is a Partner Agency of the Jewish Federation of Greater Dallas.
Contact the Museum
Dallas Holocaust Museum/Center for Education and Tolerance
211 N. Record St.
Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75202-3361
Phone: (214) 741-7500
Fax: (214) 747-2270
About Jackie Sherman & Co.
Jackie Sherman & Co. aims to create a community of Dallas innovators, creators, and change makers where they can congregate and feed off each other, cross-fertilize ideas, provide feedback, and create more innovation. She would like everyone to see Dallas as a city that fosters a collaborative cross-industry ecology of creators, innovators, and entrepreneurs. Her mission is to help create a platform that shines the light on Dallas as an incubator for innovation, commerce, arts, and culture.