Event Summary
Event Date : April 27, 2013 10:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Address : The Museum Experience
Phone : 7139428000
Subject : The Museum Experience
Detail : Get to know the new Houston Museum District Day by joining the Museum Experience. Featured museums in Zone 2 set for Saturday, April 27, are Holocaust Museum Houston, Asia Society Texas Center, The Weather Museum, Houston Museum of African American Culture, Czech Center Museum Houston, Houston Center for Contemporary Craft, Lawndale Art Center and the Buffalo Soldiers National Museum. Holocaust survivors will discuss life during the Holocaust and afterward in free lectures at 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. at Holocaust Museum Houston. At noon and 2 p.m., representatives of Houston’s Darfurian community will discuss their own experiences during the genocide in Darfur, where an estimated 300,000 people have been killed and as many as 4 million displaced by civil war. Other day-long activities at the Museum will offer children and students a chance to commemorate Genocide Awareness Month by making drawings that will be forwarded to children in displaced persons camps at current genocide sites around the world. For more information, visit