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Awards and Honors

 

1995 Uri Kelman, designer of Holocaust Museum Houston’s new logo, receives Gold Addy Award from the Houston Advertising Federation.
1995 Uri Kelman, designer of Holocaust Museum Houston’s new logo, receives “Best in Texas” Lantern Award from the Business Marketing Association for new logo design.
1996 Architect Ralph Applebaum and Associates receives Award of Excellence in Environmental Graphics Design from Communication Arts magazine for design of HMH’s Permanent Exhibit.
1996 Holocaust Museum Houston named finalist in the Decima Bienal Panamericana de Arquitectura.
1996 American Society of Interior Design Gulf States Award given to the Memorial Room, by Patricia and Robert Moss-Vreeland.
June 1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Bronze award in the Industrial Design Excellence Awards sponsored by the Industrial Designers Society of America.
1997 Executive Director Susan Myers honored by the White House for work on reconciling and remembering genocide in Rwanda.
1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Bronze award in Environmental Design category in Business Week’s “World’s Best Designs” competition.
1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Merit Award from Art Directors Club of Houston.
1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Award of Excellence from the Environmental Graphics Annual 37 of Communication Arts magazine.
Sept. 1997 Tile Industry News magazine honors Holocaust Museum Houston  with Spectrum Award for design of the "Wall of Tears" by artists Patricia and Robert Moss-Vreeland.
1997 Patricia and Robert Moss-Vreeland, and Murphy Mears Architects wins 1997 Design Award from the American Institute of Architects Houston Chapter for design of HMH’s Memorial Room.
1997 Filmmaker Ben Pearlman receives Gold Addy Award from Houston Advertising Federation for documentary about student reactions to the Museum.
1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Spectrum Award from Industry News for its Wall of Tears.
April 1997 Leadership Houston honors Holocaust Museum Houston with its Leadership in Action Award in the Ethnic Diversity category.
Aug. 1997 Holocaust Museum Houston receives “Certificate of Appreciation” from the 4th Infantry Division of the U.S. Army.
1998 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Mitchell A. Wilder Award (Gold Medal) for excellence in publications and media design from Texas Association of Museums.
June 1998 Mayor Lee Brown declares “Holocaust Museum Houston Day” in Houston in recognition of the Museum’s efforts.
Nov. 1999 Holocaust Museum Houston receives National Philanthropy Day Award from National Society of Fund-Raising Executives for hosting “The Human Race.”
1999 National Society of Fund-Raising Executives names Holocaust Museum Houston Annual Dinner as “1999 Outstanding Fundraising Program.”
2001 Houston Press names Holocaust Museum Houston as “Best Museum” in the city’s “Reader’s Choice” awards.
2002 Inside Houston magazine names Holocaust Museum Houston’s annual dinner as “Best Charity Event.”
2002 Executive Director Susan Myers named one of the 2002 “Women of Influence” by National Council of Jewish Women.
2003 Holocaust Museum Houston named one of the “Top 15 Free Attractions in Houston” by the Houston Business Journal.
Feb. 2004 Holocaust Museum Houston receives the Gold Addy and a Citation of Excellence in 2004 Houston Advertising Federation Addy Awards competition.
2004 Holocaust Museum Houston honored by Texas magazine as “Best of the Best” in the Museums category.
2005 Executive Director Susan Myers named one of Houston Chronicle and Texas Executive Women’s “Women on the Move.”
June 2005 Executive Director Susan Myers named recipient of the Ina and Jack Polak Outstanding Educator Award given by the Anne Frank Center USA.
June 2005 Houston Mayor Bill White honors Executive Director Susan Myers by declaring June 28, 2005 as “Susan Myers Day” in Houston.
Oct. 2005 Executive Director Susan Myers receives U.S. House of Representatives “Certificate of Congressional Recognition.”
June 2006 Executive Director Susan Myers elected vice president of the International Association of Holocaust Organizations.
Sept. 2006 H Texas magazine names Holocaust Museum Houston as “Best Year-Round Exhibit” in Houston.
Jan. 2007 Holocaust Museum Houston named finalist for Marketer of the Year by American Marketing Association Houston Chapter.
Jan. 2008 Holocaust Museum Houston named finalist for Marketer of the Year by American Marketing Association Houston Chapter.
May 2008 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Crystal Award from American Marketing Association for “Medical Ethics and the Holocaust” marketing campaign.
June 2008 Executive Director Susan Myers re-elected vice president of the International Association of Holocaust Organizations.
Nov. 2008 Holocaust Museum Houston receives Julie & Ben Rogers Ecumenism Award from Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region
Nov. 2008 Holocaust Museum Houston named “Community of Respect” by Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region.
March 2009 Holocaust Museum Houston named Houston’s 2nd Best Museum in KPRC-TV’s “Best of Houston” competition.
July 2009 Holocaust Museum Houston named “Community of Respect” by Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region.
Nov. 2009 Holocaust Museum Houston nominated as finalist in Best of Category for Marketer of the Year in the “Arts: Institutional” category by American Marketing Association Houston Chapter.
March 2010 Holocaust Museum Houston honored with the Tikkun Olam Award from Congregation Or Ami.
June 2010 Holocaust Museum Houston named “Community of Respect” for 2010 by Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region.
May 2011     Holocaust Museum Houston named “Community of Respect” for 2011 by Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region.
April
2012
Holocaust Museum Houston achieves accreditation from the American Association of Museums (AAM), the highest national recognition for a museum.
June
2012
TripAdvisor awards Holocaust Museum Houston with Certificate of Excellence for exceptional travel ratings, 4 1/2 out of 5 stars. 
Sept.
2012
Ranked in top 10 largest Houston area  attractions by attendance by the Houston Business Journal.
Nov.
2012
Holocaust Museum Houston named “Community of Respect” for 2012 by Anti-Defamation League (ADL) Southwest Region.
Nov.
2012
Museum District Business Alliance honors Holocaust Museum Houston with its 2012 Community Improvement Award.
March 2013
Houston Press names Holocaust Museum Houston as one of Houston’s “Top 10 Museums.” 
April 2013
Houston Press names Holocaust Museum Houston as one of Houston’s “Top 10 Performing and Visual Arts Venues."
June 2013
Foursquare names Holocaust Museum Houston to its Best of Foursquare list for 2012.
December 2013
Charity Navigator awards Holocaust Museum Houston a four-star rating.

If You Believe
 
If you believe…
That a systematic destruction of a people should never happen…

If you believe…
That too many of our children are immersed in a culture of violence and intolerance…

If you believe…
That education is unique in its ability to transform ignorance into respect for those who are different…

If you believe…
That prejudice and hatred can be overcome…

If you believe…then act!
Become a member of Holocaust Museum Houston.

Hours and Admission
 
The Museum is open to the public seven days a week.

Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Saturday and Sunday, Noon to 5 p.m.


Effective April 15, 2014, admission rates for Holocaust Museum Houston will change. Please note the new rates:

Members FREE
Children under age 6 FREE
Students age 6-18 FREE
College-level with valid school ID FREE
Seniors age 65+ $8
Active-Duty Military $8
General Admission $12

Holocaust Museum Houston is free each Thursday from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. and on Memorial Day (May 26, 2014), D-Day (June 6, 2014), Kristallnacht (Nov. 9, 2014) and International Holocaust Remembrance Day (Jan. 27, 2015).

The Laurie and Milton Boniuk Resource Center and Library is open to the public from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. The Library is closed Saturdays and Sundays.

The Museum is closed for Rosh Hashanah, Yom Kippur, Easter Sunday, Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Day and New Year’s Day. For other holiday hours, visit the "Events" tab on the Museum’s Web site at www.hmh.org.

Address and Directions
 
Holocaust Museum Houston
Morgan Family Center
5401 Caroline St.
Houston, TX 77004-6804
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.

Tours
 
Docent-led tours can be scheduled for schools and groups of 10 or more. Tours are available in Spanish, English and French. To arrange a docent-led tour, please call Visitor Services at 713-942-8000, ext. 302 or submit the form below.

Guided tours are available for all visitors on Saturday and Sunday. Weekend tours run at 12:30 p.m., 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.

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