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Hosting Deadly Medicine: Creating the Master Race

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Are you interested in bringing this exhibition to your institution? Please review the host requirements below and contact us by phone or email to check availability. Once you have submitted all the paperwork listed below, we will review and inform you of any concerns regarding a potential exhibition presentation. If you are approved as a host venue, we will proceed with contracting as soon as possible.

Contact

Traveling Exhibitions
202.314.7848
traveling@ushmm.org

Host Requirements

  • Two-month booking period
  • Rental fee of $2,500, plus outgoing shipping costs
  • Minimum of 2,000 square feet of exhibition space required for free-standing structures
  • Electrical support for 8 A/V units that show archival film footage and video testimonies
  • Secure, locked exhibition space, staffed during open hours
  • Gallery lighting; exhibition is not self-lit
  • Installation crew of 4

Application and Forms

Fill out and return these forms before hosting the exhibition:

Fill out and return this form within 30 days after hosting the exhibition:

Please scan and e-mail all paperwork to traveling@ushmm.org or fax it to 202.488.2684.

Installation Logistics

Support Provided

  • Exhibition layout and design by Museum exhibition specialist
  • Digital marketing templates and press kits

Installation Manual and Floor Plans

  • Installation manual (PDF) for crate dimensions and installation procedures
  • Sample floor plans A (PDF) and B (PDF) (these are for reference only—a Museum Exhibitions Specialist will design a plan specific to your space)

Press and Marketing Resources

The Museum has created the press and graphics kits linked below to help ensure our Deadly Medicine traveling exhibition reaches the widest audience at your venue. Please note, in accordance with your contract, you must send all publicity materials—including e-publicity—to our Traveling Exhibitions department for review prior to printing or distribution.

Press Kit

Includes: Introduction, high-res images, press release template, online exhibition

Download Graphics Kit

Includes: Style guide, advertisements, invitation, postcard, signage

Educational Resources

The US Holocaust Memorial Museum supports its traveling exhibitions program with a variety of interpretive resources:

  • Exhibition brochure provided for distribution to visitors
  • Supplemental educational resource DVD with an overview of the exhibition and its themes, video commentaries on a variety of issues related to science, medicine, and the Holocaust by leading experts and social commentators, and oral history testimonies by survivors of Nazi experiments. This DVD can be used to facilitate group discussions about: ethical issues related to genetic research, medical care, and scientific advances; biological "idealism" in current medical and scientific thinking; balance between the needs of society and the rights of the individual; and implications of technologies to enhance appearance and intelligence
  • Online exhibition