Museum of Jewish Heritage

Museum of Jewish Heritage | UPCOMING EVENTS

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 - 6:30pm to 8:00pm

Austin Pendleton, Broadway’s original Motel the Tailor; Robert Aberdeen, Broadway's original Sasha; and Rosalind Harris, Tzeitel from the 1971 film and both Tzeitel...
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Sunday, August 19, 2018 (All day)

(Feb. 25-Aug. 19) — When Henryk Ross (1910–1991) was confined to the Lodz Ghetto in Poland in 1940, he was put to work by the Nazi regime as a bureaucratic photographer for the...
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Thursday, June 21, 2018 - 7:00pm to 10:00pm

Join the Young Friends of the Museum 20s & 30s for a beautiful summer evening and enjoy breathtaking views of New York Harbor. Savor summer wines, beer, specialty...
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Wednesday, April 18, 2018 - 7:00pm

A multimedia musical program featuring Brave Old World’s arrangements of rare Jewish music created between 1940 to 1945 in the Nazi ghetto of Lodz, Poland. The life-affirming...
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Sunday, March 18, 2018 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

(Mar. 14-18) — Kurt Weill’s long-lost orchestrations will be heard in New York City for the first time since the American premiere in 1925. Appealing to children and adults alike...
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Monday, February 12, 2018 - 7:00pm

Join JewishGen for a screening of "My Dear Children," a new documentary that explores the history of anti-Jewish massacres in Eastern Europe following WWI through one family’s...
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Thursday, January 25, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

In his riveting memoir, author Alan Kaufman takes us from the streets of the Bronx to the kibbutzim and army service in Israel, and finally to Germany as he...
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Monday, January 22, 2018 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

Two award-winning writers of great originality and deep humanity, Dara Horn ("Eternal Life") and Ruby Namdar ("The Ruined House"), sit down with Sandee Brawarsky (Culture Editor,...
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Monday, December 4, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:30pm

(2015, Israel/Canada, In German, English, and Hebrew, Color and B&W) — The German-Jewish philosopher Hannah Arendt caused an uproar in the 1960s by coining the subversive...
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Wednesday, November 29, 2017 - 7:00pm

Join the 20s & 30s of the Young Friends book club to discuss "The Alice Network" by Kate Quinn. "The Alice Network": In an enthralling new historical...
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Sunday, November 19, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

On January 20, 1942, an infamous meeting of high-ranking members of the SS, including Adolph Eichmann,  took place at the Villa Marlier in Berlin-Wannsee. Who were the...
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Sunday, November 12, 2017 - 1:00pm

At our monthly Speaker Series, hear Holocaust survivors share their life stories in their own words. On November 12, Gabriella Major will share her history. Born in ...
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Thursday, October 19, 2017 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

LECTURE | Professor of Law John Q. Barrett (of St. John’s University and biographer of Robert H. Jackson, Nuremberg chief prosecutor and U.S. Supreme Court Justice) will...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 7:00pm

CONVERSATION | Before he was the Executive Director of The International Spy Museum, Peter Earnest was a spy for the CIA for more than 25 years. Earnest is joined by curator and...
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Wednesday, October 18, 2017 - 2:00pm

Professor and author Selma Leydesdorff will launch hew book "Sasha Pechersky: Holocaust Hero, Sobibor Resistance Leader, and Hostage of History" detail Pechersky’s role in...
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Sunday, October 15, 2017 - 2:00pm to 3:30pm

CONVERSATION Adolf Eichmann claimed he was “just following orders.” In 1957 the Israeli legal system established the concept of a “blatantly illegal order” to explain when a...
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