8/27/2010
 
Holocaust Museum Houston Offers Free Children’s Activities on Museum District Day
 

HOUSTON, TX (Aug. 27, 2010) – Children and adults will have the opportunity to create their own “stained glass window” using contact paper and tissue paper as they study the lessons of Holocaust Museum Houston’s exhibit “Never Let it Rest!,” which includes a glass window that was created for the exhibit during this year’s annual Houston Museum District Day.

All activities will take place Saturday, Sept. 25, 2010, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Museum’s Morgan Family Center, 5401 Caroline St., in Houston’s Museum District. Admission and all of the day’s activities are free.

Also that Saturday, three Houston-area survivors who endured the Nazi oppression will speak about their experiences, in appearances at 11 a.m., 1 p.m. and 3 p.m.

Patrons will have the opportunity to fill out how they will make a difference in our world during the next week on a sticker to wear during the day, and they will also learn how they can be an upstander in their communities.

Holocaust Museum Houston is dedicated to educating people about the Holocaust, remembering the 6 million Jews and other innocent victims and honoring the survivors' legacy. Using the lessons of the Holocaust and other genocides, the Museum teaches the dangers of hatred, prejudice and apathy.

Holocaust Museum Houston’s Morgan Family Center is free and open to the public and is located in Houston’s Museum District at 5401 Caroline St., Houston, TX 77004. For more information about the Museum, call 713-942-8000 or visit www.hmh.org.

 
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Address and Directions
 
Holocaust Museum Houston
Morgan Family Center
9220 Kirby Drive, Suite 100
Houston, TX 77054
Phone: 713-942-8000



Holocaust Museum Houston is a member of the Houston Museum District Association and is located in Houston's Museum District.

Holocaust Museum Houston is an accredited member of the American Alliance of Museums.

Hours and Admission
 
Museum Hours:

Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.

Museum Admission:

$12 for adults
$8 for active-duty military and AARP members
Free for children, students and college-level students with valid ID
Free admission on Sundays


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