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The Museum hosts a free public program highlighted by audience participation in observance of the 45th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's death.
Museum Hosts Commemorative Program Nov. 22DALLAS/November 21, 2008—The Sixth Floor Museum invites the public to a free program November 22, 8 p.m., in observance of the 45th anniversary of President John F. Kennedy's assassination. Members of the "Living Memory: Where Were You?" audience will be invited to share their personal memories or hear others speak about where they were when they learned President Kennedy had been shot. The event will be held in the museum's seventh floor gallery. For seating reservations, call 214-747-6660, extension 6625.
Museum curator Gary Mack and oral historian Stephen Fagin will moderate the audience discussion. The event will also feature video clips and photographs from the Museum collection. Younger members of the audience will have a unique opportunity to ask questions of those who lived through that tragic weekend in 1963.
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The Sixth Floor Museum at Dealey Plaza chronicles the assassination and legacy of President John F. Kennedy; interprets and supports the Dealey Plaza National Historic Landmark District and the John F. Kennedy Memorial Plaza; and presents contemporary culture within the context of presidential history. Located at 411 Elm in the West End Historic District of downtown Dallas, the Museum is open every day except Thanksgiving and Christmas. Hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday-Sunday and 12 to 6 p.m. Monday. Audio guides for the permanent exhibit are available in seven languages, and a youth version is available in English. For more information, visit www.jfk.org or call 214-747-6660.
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