Upcoming Special Exhibitions

 

 

Nazi Olympics: Berlin, 1936

February 21 – August 28, 2016

Main Special Exhibition Gallery

NO-graphic 500 widthWould you let issues of ethics impact your participation in sports?

During the 1936 Berlin Olympics, Hitler exploited the Games to promote Nazi ideals of racial supremacy on a world stage. Nazi Olympics features athletes who were barred because of their ethnic heritage, or who, like Jesse Owens, competed and won, challenging Hitler’s “master race” dogma.

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