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Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust Edmond J. Safra Plaza 36 Battery Place New York, NY 10280. Phone: 646.437.4202
The Museum of Jewish Heritage, located in Battery Park City in Manhattan, New York City, is a living memorial to those murdered in the Holocaust. The museum has received more than 2 million visitors since opening in 1997.
The Museum features artifacts related to Jewish history and modern Jewish life. The materials displayed online are highlights from our collection of nearly 25,000 objects. Visit this site regularly to learn more about Jewish heritage as we introduce new items and expand our artifact descriptions.
Located on New York City’s Museum Mile, the Jewish Museum is a museum at the intersection of art and Jewish culture for people of all backgrounds. Whether you visit our home in the landmark Warburg mansion on Museum Mile, or engage with us online, there is something for everyone.
See the the Duke Ellington Orchestra in concert at the Smithsonian (Sat, $25, Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History). Boogie and groove with DJ Laura Lopez at No Kisses bar (Fri, free, Northwest DC). Take a swing dance lesson with Gottaswing (Fri, free, Wharf). Alternative Latino group Las Cafeteras will kick off Amped in the Park ...
Exhibitions. On View – The Holocaust: What Hate Can Do. On View – The Garden of Stones by Andy Goldsworthy. On View – Survivors: Faces of Life After the Holocaust. Coming Soon – Courage to Act: Rescue in Denmark. Past Exhibitions. Events. Education. Museum of Jewish Heritage Holocaust Curriculum.
Ivy L. Barsky, the museum’s executive director, said the 32,500-square-foot museum, which cost $31 million, also can serve as a bridge to both the secular and religious aspects of Judaism for ...
Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust. The 30,000-square-foot Museum of Jewish Heritage is located on the waterfront at 36 Battery Place in Battery Park City. With its six-sided shape and tiered roof symbolic of the six points of the Star of David and the six million Jews who perished in the Holocaust, the Museum has ...
The third-largest Holocaust museum in the world and the second-largest in North America, the Museum of Jewish Heritage anchors the southernmost tip of Manhattan, completing the cultural and educational landscape it shares with the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.