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Dallas Holocaust and Human Rights Museum

Reporting on History - Dallas Civil Rights

Time Frames
During School Day, Summer
On Campus Program
4th, 5th, 6th, 7th, 8th


Students put on their journalists' hats and go back to the 1960s to better understand the Civil Rights Movement in Dallas. Through primary sources, from on-site film footage to eyewitness reports, they will write their own front-page news story on the Civil Rights sit-in at the Piccadilly Cafeteria.

Students Will

  • Learn about a historical topic from a Museum expert
  • Create their own newspaper article


Dates: Available to book any day
Times: Available to book any day
Duration: 45 minutes to one hour
School Fee: Up to 40 participants: $320; 41 to 75 participants: $600; Over 75 participants, please contact group tours. Program fees are per session. Scholarships for qualified schools are available upon request.
Minimum Attendance: 10
Maximum Attendance: 200
Bilingual: No
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Scheduling / Booking

Instructions: To book your program, please go to For questions and concerns, please email Group Tours Manager, Adilene Hernandez at [email protected].
Deadline: Please book at least 2 weeks in advance
Cancellation Policy: Cancellations must be made at least two weeks prior to the tour date. Cancellations made less then two weeks prior to the tour will be billed in full.
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