The Sixth Floor Museum
The Dallas museum chronicling the life and death of President John F. Kennedy has added several items visible in a Pulitzer Prize-winning photograph of Jack Ruby shooting Kennedy assassin Lee Harvey Oswald.
There has been an act of vandalism at one of the most historic places in North Texas. Graffiti found at the Sixth Floor Museum has officials discussing security for next month’s commemoration of the JFK assassination.
The annual meeting of the State Bar of Texas is underway in Dallas and this afternoon’s events include The Trial of Lee Harvey Oswald. The mock trial is being held to mark the 50th anniversary of the assassination of JFK.
President’s Day marks a special time of the year where the nation comes together to commemorate all of the advancements that have been made to build this great country. Dallas is the proud host of several educational exhibits and events that are put forth in honor of this momentous holiday. From museum exhibitions to year round lecture series, Dallas has multiple ways for its residents to learn about both presidential and American history just within the city’s walls.
This fall, DFW hosts a wide range of museum exhibits with interactive components, famous art and shows that uncover historic events that will sweep you back in time.
To honor Women’s History Month this March, visit one of these Dallas/Fort Worth venues that share women’s stories and contributions throughout history.