Jewish Museum London

Jewish Museum London The Jewish Museum London is for people of all backgrounds and faiths to explore British Jewish heritage, identity and culture.
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The Jewish Museum London celebrates Jewish life and cultural diversity. Our education programmes and activities encourage a sense of discovery and creativity and tell the story of Jewish history, culture and religion in an innovative and compelling way and engage with people of all backgrounds and faiths to explore Jewish heritage and identity as part of the wider story of Britain. Twitter: www.twitter.com/JewishMuseumLDN Instagram: www.instagram.com/JewishMuseumLDN

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-wi...
12/11/2019

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-winning volunteers - with this blog post by Engagement Officer Emma!

Find out more - http://bit.ly/3156ykr

We are just a few days away from our Interfaith Week and #MitzvahDay celebrations! On Sunday 17 November enjoy free entr...
12/11/2019

We are just a few days away from our Interfaith Week and #MitzvahDay celebrations! On Sunday 17 November enjoy free entry to the museum (from 1-4pm), plus baking and crafting fun for all the family!

Tag a friend you think would love to join our Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day celebrations!

Book now - http://bit.ly/33VzrBs

Opening 15 November 2019 - JEW. Photographs by John OffenbachA new exhibition featuring 34 large-scale portraits that br...
12/11/2019

Opening 15 November 2019 - JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach

A new exhibition featuring 34 large-scale portraits that bring together the diverse faces of Jewish people from myriad walks of life.

#JewPortrait

More info - http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

Explore the life and work of #CharlotteSalomon - from a complicated family life, growing up in Berlin, the rise of the N...
11/11/2019

Explore the life and work of #CharlotteSalomon - from a complicated family life, growing up in Berlin, the rise of the Nazis, to her exile to France - with our new major exhibition 'Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?', now open!

We are so proud of our Kindertransport speakers for winning Best Team at the London Heritage Volunteer Awards! Well done...
11/11/2019

We are so proud of our Kindertransport speakers for winning Best Team at the London Heritage Volunteer Awards! Well done to all the winners! #LHVA2019

Yiddish Word of the Week:'Chevra'A group of friends #YWOTW
11/11/2019

Yiddish Word of the Week:

'Chevra'

A group of friends

#YWOTW

“Weaver” is a portrait included in JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach, opening 15 November 2019 – find out more http://b...
09/11/2019

“Weaver” is a portrait included in JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach, opening 15 November 2019 – find out more http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

Each portrait is titled not by the sitter’s name, but by their occupation, challenging the received view of world Jewry

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, enjoy free entry to the museum...
09/11/2019

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, enjoy free entry to the museum and to our crafting and baking activities!

More info - http://bit.ly/33VzrBs

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-wi...
08/11/2019

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-winning volunteers - with this blog post by Engagement Officer Emma!

Find out more - http://bit.ly/3156ykr

Today is the very first day of Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?…  …Join us today from 10am to 2pm to explore the com...
08/11/2019

Today is the very first day of Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?…

…Join us today from 10am to 2pm to explore the complex life and art of renowned artist #CharlotteSalomon – more info http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog! NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot...
07/11/2019

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog!

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot and the Significance of Pilgrimage - read now http://bit.ly/2pxkJ4x

We are delighted to have received 5 stars for Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?, reviewed by Jonathan Jones of The Gu...
07/11/2019

We are delighted to have received 5 stars for Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?, reviewed by Jonathan Jones of The Guardian! http://bit.ly/33sQdbs

More info about Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?, opening 8 November: http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

“Musician” can be viewed in our new exhibition ‘JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach’, opening 15 November. This exhibitio...
07/11/2019

“Musician” can be viewed in our new exhibition ‘JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach’, opening 15 November.

This exhibition displays portraits taken across 12 countries, each with their own story to tell – find out more http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

#JewPortrait

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, on Sunday 17 November enjoy #F...
06/11/2019

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, on Sunday 17 November enjoy #FreeEntry to the museum and to our crafting and baking activities!

More info - http://bit.ly/33VzrBs

2 days to go! From Friday 8 November, join us to explore #CharlotteSalomon: Life? or Theatre?, an exhibition picked by @...
06/11/2019

2 days to go!

From Friday 8 November, join us to explore #CharlotteSalomon: Life? or Theatre?, an exhibition picked by @guardian as one of their art highlights of the week: http://bit.ly/2r6D4q0

More info about Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre? - http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

On Weds 13 Nov, join us for our very first #CharlotteSalomon Curator's TalkIn this intimate curator-led tour, hear about...
05/11/2019

On Weds 13 Nov, join us for our very first #CharlotteSalomon Curator's Talk

In this intimate curator-led tour, hear about the life and work of this powerful German-Jewish artist

Book now - http://bit.ly/2MQyKnk

We're fast approaching our next #Empathy Sunday session! This Sunday join us for a #FamilyFriendly workshop teaching #Un...
05/11/2019

We're fast approaching our next #Empathy Sunday session! This Sunday join us for a #FamilyFriendly workshop teaching #Under5s about difference.

More info & to book - http://bit.ly/2BOfCjB

“An intensely mesmerising and important collection of photographs. I find myself looking and saying, not without emotion...
05/11/2019

“An intensely mesmerising and important collection of photographs. I find myself looking and saying, not without emotion, “my people”. – Stephen Fry

View John Offenbach’s photographs in our new exhibition ‘JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach’ open 15 November – more info http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

#JewPortrait

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incar...
04/11/2019

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incarcerated at our 'Brundibar and the Music of Terezin' event on 10 Nov - more info & to book http://bit.ly/2mn8kP8

Opening 8 November 2019, Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre? is a major exhibition presenting one of the most powerful ...
04/11/2019

Opening 8 November 2019, Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre? is a major exhibition presenting one of the most powerful modernist achievements of the 20th century – the artwork Life? or Theatre? by German-Jewish artist #CharlotteSalomon

Find out more: http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

Yiddish Word of the Week:'Chaver'Friend, comrade or pal  #YWOTW
04/11/2019

Yiddish Word of the Week:

'Chaver'

Friend, comrade or pal

#YWOTW

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog! NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot...
03/11/2019

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog!

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot and the Significance of Pilgrimage - read now http://bit.ly/2pxkJ4x

Learn about the incredible life of #CharlotteSalomon with this article by BBC Radio 4 https://bbc.in/2JpInXN Explore the...
03/11/2019

Learn about the incredible life of #CharlotteSalomon with this article by BBC Radio 4 https://bbc.in/2JpInXN

Explore these challenging paintings in real life at our 'Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?' exhibition, opening 8 November.

More info - http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

"Homeless" forms part of our 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach' exhibition, opening 15 November. "From Brooklyn to Aze...
02/11/2019

"Homeless" forms part of our 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach' exhibition, opening 15 November.

"From Brooklyn to Azerbaijan, from the homeless to the homeland, all human life is here." - Alan Yentob, BBC.

More info - http://bit.ly/2ODHajh
#JewPortrait

After the success of the summer, our #Empathy Sunday #Storytelling sessions are back! On Sunday 10 November, join us for...
02/11/2019

After the success of the summer, our #Empathy Sunday #Storytelling sessions are back!

On Sunday 10 November, join us for this engaging and creative workshop for #Under5s - book now http://bit.ly/2BOfCjB

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog! NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot...
31/10/2019

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog!

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot and the Significance of Pilgrimage - read now http://bit.ly/2pxkJ4x

On Weds 13 Nov, join us for our very first #CharlotteSalomon Curator's TalkIn this intimate curator-led tour, hear about...
31/10/2019

On Weds 13 Nov, join us for our very first #CharlotteSalomon Curator's Talk

In this intimate curator-led tour, hear about the life and work of this powerful German-Jewish artist

Book now - http://bit.ly/2MQyKnk

We're fast approaching our Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day Celebrations which means...#FreeEntry! Join us on Sunday 17 N...
30/10/2019

We're fast approaching our Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day Celebrations which means...#FreeEntry!

Join us on Sunday 17 Nov for free entry and #familyfriendly arts and crafts from 1-4pm in celebration of Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day!

More info - http://bit.ly/33VzrBs

"A large part of the project was to re-own that word - it shouldn't be seen as an insult". - John Offenbach on why he na...
30/10/2019

"A large part of the project was to re-own that word - it shouldn't be seen as an insult". - John Offenbach on why he named his book JEW.

Explore these challenging images at our 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach' exhibition, opening 15 Nov

More info - http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

Who was #CharlotteSalomon? On Wednesday 27 November, hear from #GriseldaPollock as she discusses the fascinating life an...
29/10/2019

Who was #CharlotteSalomon?

On Wednesday 27 November, hear from #GriseldaPollock as she discusses the fascinating life and work of this incredibly influential artist and her role in changing the #historyofart - http://bit.ly/31VmLci

After the success of the summer, our #Empathy Sunday #Storytelling sessions are back! On Sunday 10 November, join us for...
29/10/2019

After the success of the summer, our #Empathy Sunday #Storytelling sessions are back!

On Sunday 10 November, join us for this engaging and creative workshop for #Under5s - book now http://bit.ly/2BOfCjB

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incar...
29/10/2019

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incarcerated at our 'Brundibar and the Music of Terezin' event on 10 Nov - more info & to book http://bit.ly/2mn8kP8

The must-see exhibition, 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach' opens 15 Nov......Explore the exhibition whose partner boo...
28/10/2019

The must-see exhibition, 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach' opens 15 Nov...

...Explore the exhibition whose partner book 'JEW' just won first prize at the International Photo Awards in the category 'Books-People'.

Find out more - http://bit.ly/2ODHajh
#JewPortrait

Find out more about the incredible life and work of #CharlotteSalomon with this article by BBC Radio 4. Explore these in...
28/10/2019
BBC Radio 4

Find out more about the incredible life and work of #CharlotteSalomon with this article by BBC Radio 4.

Explore these incredible paintings in real life at our 'Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?' exhibition, opening 8 November.

More info about the exhibition - http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

“Keep this safe, it is my whole life.”

Yiddish Word of the Week:'Burtshen'To complain #YWOTW
28/10/2019

Yiddish Word of the Week:

'Burtshen'

To complain

#YWOTW

#TheTigerWhoCameToTea is coming to a screen near you soon! We have missed our stripey orange friend since our "Tiger, Mo...
27/10/2019

#TheTigerWhoCameToTea is coming to a screen near you soon! We have missed our stripey orange friend since our "Tiger, Mog and Pink Rabbit: A Judith Kerr Retrospective" exhibition ended so we are very excited to see him again!

Find out more: http://bit.ly/2kZZypU

Looking for a fun and engaging volunteer experience? Why not join our 120-strong volunteer team at the Jewish Museum! Ou...
27/10/2019

Looking for a fun and engaging volunteer experience? Why not join our 120-strong volunteer team at the Jewish Museum! Our volunteering programmes are designed to inspire you and provide a rewarding experience - more info http://bit.ly/32jlVrs

Opening 15 Nov, 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach'. Join us to explore the exhibition and view the book of portraits t...
26/10/2019

Opening 15 Nov, 'JEW. Photographs by John Offenbach'.

Join us to explore the exhibition and view the book of portraits that seek to challenge the notion that there is just one type of Jew - more info http://bit.ly/2ODHajh

#JewPortrait

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-wi...
26/10/2019

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Celebrating our #Volunteers! Find out all about the Marsh Awards 2019 - and our award-winning volunteers - with this blog post by Engagement Officer Emma!

Find out more - http://bit.ly/3156ykr

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, enjoy free entry to the museum...
26/10/2019

Join us for a special #free open house for Interfaith Week and Mitzvah Day! That's right, enjoy free entry to the museum and to our crafting and baking activities!

More info - http://bit.ly/33VzrBs

We are still full of joy about our Museums Association Museums Change Lives award 2019 for #JewsMoneyMyth! Find out more...
25/10/2019

We are still full of joy about our Museums Association Museums Change Lives award 2019 for #JewsMoneyMyth!

Find out more about our award on the Jewish Museum #blog - more info http://bit.ly/2ocxYYc

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incar...
25/10/2019

Learn about the story of #Terezin, the Nazi prison camp set up in 1940, and the artistic defiance displayed by the incarcerated at our 'Brundibar and the Music of Terezin' event on 10 Nov - more info & to book http://bit.ly/2mn8kP8

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog! NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot...
24/10/2019

#Sukkot may have ended, but you can still learn about the festival via our #blog!

NEW on the Jewish Museum blog - Sukkot and the Significance of Pilgrimage - read now http://bit.ly/2pxkJ4x

Explore the complex life and art of #CharlotteSalomon with 'Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?' - opening 8 Nov http:/...
24/10/2019

Explore the complex life and art of #CharlotteSalomon with 'Charlotte Salomon: Life? or Theatre?' - opening 8 Nov http://bit.ly/2lj9RWq

Find out even more about the artist behind the paintings with our Charlotte Salomon events programme - book now http://bit.ly/2MGrDhe

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129-131 Albert Street
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NW1 7NB

3 minutes walk from Camden Town underground station (Northern Line). 6 minute walk from Mornington Crescent underground station (Northern Line). Buses: 24, 27, 29, 31, 88, 134, 168, 214, 253, 274, C2.

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Friday 10:00 - 14:00
Saturday 10:00 - 17:00
Sunday 10:00 - 17:00

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