Open on Labor Day

We will be open during regular operating hours this Labor Day, Monday, September 1! Planning a visit? Explore the exhibitions that are currently on view:

Behind the Scenes of A Hanukkah Project

Hanukkah has arrived and with it another opportunity for The Jewish Museum to show off its tremendous collection of Hanukkah lamps. This year, curator Susan Braunstein teamed up with architect Daniel Libeskind to mount the exhibition A Hanukkah Project: Daniel Libeskind’s Line of Fire. As a curatorial assistant working in Judaica, I was able to [...]

Building a Model of Percival Goodman’s Millburn, NJ Synagogue

In preparation for Modern Art, Sacred Space: Motherwell, Ferber and Gottlieb we hired Pre_Post to develop a scale model of Percival Goodman’s Millburn, NJ synagogue to be included in the exhibition. “We are creating 1/8″ scale model made from a combination of laser cut and hand finished bass wood. Working with scans of the original [...]