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Dallas Holocaust Museum

211 N Record Street, Suite 100, Dallas, TX 75202 (Downtown Dallas)
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Ranked #26 of 147 attractions in Dallas
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Type: History Museums, Educational Sites, Museums
Activities: Group tours/walking tour
Fee: Yes
Recommended length of visit: 2-3 hours
Description: A center offering exhibits, films and artifacts of the Holocaust.
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Dallas, Texas
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118 reviews 118 reviews
70 attraction reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 19, 2014 NEW

This is a beautiful museum. It is small, and structured in such a way that one leaves inspired and encouraged. Although there were many tragedies in the Holocaust, there were also many individuals who risked their own lives to save others, and those are beautifully celebrated. This is a must-see for anyone interested in the personal stories of both those... More

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Carlinville, Illinois
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6 reviews 6 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

This place is founded by survivors, they tell you stories and show you pictures of things you didn't see in school or in movies. They use this to inspire people to remember, not to feel sorry, or bad, but to keep this from ever happening again. It was an experience that will never leave me.

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Fairfield, Ohio
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47 reviews 47 reviews
8 attraction reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2014

We came here to view a movie, so we didn't have enough time to see much. It's a small museum, but it packs a powerful punch. The audio devices help you go at your own pace, especially if, like me, you want to read, see and hear it all. We'll be back to complete the tour. There's also a very... More

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Kansas City, Missouri
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40 reviews 40 reviews
23 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014 via mobile

Our 16 year old daughter is actually the one who suggested we go here, and I'm glad she did. We visited on a day that Mr. Michael Jacobs, a survivor was there, so sad to hear his story but what a strong individual. It's a very small museum with several artifacts and many photos, I did like the audio guide... More

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Houston, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
15 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2014

I really liked the self-touring audio devices which allow you to take your time exploring the museum.

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Saginaw, Texas
14 reviews 14 reviews
6 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2014

Lots of information regarding one of the most brutal periods of our history. There are hundreds of recovered items on display. The most emotional part is the first display that shows the number of Jews who were killed prior to and during World War II. There was also a survivor of the Holocaust in the museum during my visit who... More

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Fort Worth, Texas
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

Came here with a Groupon and was worth it. I have been to a few Holocaust museums around the country, and my only problem with this one was that it is a little small. But had alot of interesting artifacts and videos. Good place to visit when in Dallas.

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Dallas, Texas
16 reviews 16 reviews
4 attraction reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 16, 2014

This was my first time visiting this location, it was a of course saddening but she'd a lot of light on that time period. I really enjoyed being able to do a self tour.

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Top Contributor
175 reviews 175 reviews
26 attraction reviews
80 helpful votes 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

This Holocaust Museum is a very moving and educational museum. The Leo Frank exhibit that they had was so interesting to learn about. So much prejudice and hatred in this world. Sad, but true. I spent about 2 hours here and learn much. This museum is a must for anyone coming to the Dallas area. Will revisit when I am... More

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3 attraction reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2013

This museum is right down the block from the Sixth Floor Museum (Book Depository) and highly recommend it. It is a small museum but full of information and very well laid out. Took about 1 to 1 1/2 hours to go through. Part of history no one should ever forget...

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