Middle Eastern Jews in Israel – Mini Course

This mini-course offers an in-depth look at the history, culture, and contemporary experiences of Middle Eastern and North African Jews in Israel, focusing in particular on the various meanings and implications of home and homeland for those communities. Among other things, we will briefly explore the historical background of the Jewish communities in the Ottoman … Read more

Middle Eastern Jews in Israel – Mini Course

This mini-course offers an in-depth look at the history, culture, and contemporary experiences of Middle Eastern and North African Jews in Israel, focusing in particular on the various meanings and implications of home and homeland for those communities. Among other things, we will briefly explore the historical background of the Jewish communities in the Ottoman … Read more

Middle Eastern Jews in Israel – Mini Course

This mini-course offers an in-depth look at the history, culture, and contemporary experiences of Middle Eastern and North African Jews in Israel, focusing in particular on the various meanings and implications of home and homeland for those communities. Among other things, we will briefly explore the historical background of the Jewish communities in the Ottoman … Read more

Rebecca Gratz: American Judaism’s First Female Philanthropist

Join us as we celebrate the 200th anniversary of the founding of theFemale Hebrew Benevolent SocietySusan McDonald will speak onRebecca Gratz: American Judaism’s First Female PhilanthropistMs. McDonald, a Rosenbach docent for over 30-years, will discuss Gratz’s charitable and educational work as well as the romantic legends that contributed to her success as a philanthropist.Small group … Read more

Panel: Looking Again at Louis Kahn

Louis I. Kahn was one of the most influential architects of the twentieth century, a Philadelphian, and a Russian Jewish immigrant. A panel of world experts explores Kahn’s long-term impact on American design as well as lesser-known aspects of his life and work, including his designs for private homes and a historic synagogue, and his … Read more

Free July and August at NMAJH

Admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History is free throughout the months of July and August, thanks to the support of Parkway Corporation. Free admission includes complimentary access to the Museum’s core exhibition highlighting more than 360 years of life in America told through a Jewish lens and complimentary access to current exhibition, … Read more

Free July and August at NMAJH

Admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History is free throughout the months of July and August, thanks to the support of Parkway Corporation. Free admission includes complimentary access to the Museum’s core exhibition highlighting more than 360 years of life in America told through a Jewish lens and complimentary access to current exhibition, … Read more

Free July and August at NMAJH

Admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History is free throughout the months of July and August, thanks to the support of Parkway Corporation. Free admission includes complimentary access to the Museum’s core exhibition highlighting more than 360 years of life in America told through a Jewish lens and complimentary access to current exhibition, … Read more

Free July and August at NMAJH

Admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History is free throughout the months of July and August, thanks to the support of Parkway Corporation. Free admission includes complimentary access to the Museum’s core exhibition highlighting more than 360 years of life in America told through a Jewish lens and complimentary access to current exhibition, … Read more

Free July and August at NMAJH

Admission to the National Museum of American Jewish History is free throughout the months of July and August, thanks to the support of Parkway Corporation. Free admission includes complimentary access to the Museum’s core exhibition highlighting more than 360 years of life in America told through a Jewish lens and complimentary access to current exhibition, … Read more