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Exhibitions & Collections

Collection Highlights

The Museum’s artifact collection represents the broad spectrum of American Jewish life and illustrates such universal themes as immigration, worship, hard work, entertainment, and community and family life.  More than 30,000 artifacts form the basis of our core exhibition and guide the Museum’s continuing efforts to interpret and inspire through exhibitions, educational programs, and scholarly research.


Ways to Explore


Browse selected objects below, search the Museum's online collections database, and explore the Museum through Google Arts & Culture.

  • Art

  • Charity

  • Childhood

  • Immigration

  • Civic Service

  • Religion



  • Sports

  • Work