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The Jewish Museum

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The Jewish Museum
1109 Fifth Avenue (at 92nd Street)
New York, NY 10128
Venue Type: Museum

Neighborhood:
upper east side



Facade of The Jewish Museum of New York During the 2009 Museum Mile Festival, JiaJia FeiJiaJia Fei,
Facade of The Jewish Museum of New York During the 2009 Museum Mile Festival,
2009, Photograph
> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
September 16th - February 5th, 2017 Take Me (I’m Yours)
Koo Jeong A, Aaajiao, Kelly Akashi, Uri Aran, Dana Awartani, Cara Benedetto, Christian Boltanski, Andrea Bowers, James Lee Byars, Luis Camnitzer, Ian Cheng, Heman Chong, Maria Eichhorn, Hans-Peter Feldmann, Claire Fontaine, Andrea Fraser, Gilbert & George, Felix Gonzalez-Torres, Matthew Angelo Harrison, Yngve Holen, Carsten Höller, Jonathan Horowitz, Jibade-Khalil Huffman, Alex Israel, Alison Knowles, Angelika Markul, Adriana Martinez, Daniel Joseph Martinez, Jonas Mekas, Rivane Neuenschwander, Yoko Ono, Sondra Perry, Rachel Rose, Martha Rosler, Allan Ruppersberg, Tino Sehgal, General Sisters, Daniel Spoerri, Haim Steinbach, Rirkrit Tiravanija, Amalia Ulman, Lawrence Weiner
 
April 11th, 2003 - December 31st, 2035 Culture and Continuity (Permanent Exhibition)
 
> QUICK FACTS
WEBSITE:  
http://www.thejewishmuseum.org
EMAIL:  
info@thejm.org
OPEN HOURS:  
Thu 11-8; Fri-Tue 11-5:45
PHONE:  
212-423-3200
OTHER PHONE:  
Museum Shops: 212-423-3211
FAX:  
212-423-3232
GALLERY TYPE:  
Contemporary
COST:  
Adults $12, Seniors $10, Students $7.50, Children Under 12 Free. Free admission on Saturdays.
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DESCRIPTION

The Jewish Museum was established on January 20, 1904 when Judge Mayer Sulzberger donated 26 ceremonial art objects to The Jewish Theological Seminary of America as the core of a museum collection. Today, The Jewish Museum maintains an important collection of 26,000 objects - paintings, sculpture, works on paper, photographs, archaeological artifacts, ceremonial objects, and broadcast media. Widely admired for its exhibitions and educational programs that inspire people of all backgrounds, The Jewish Museum is the preeminent United States institution exploring the intersection of 4,000 years of art and Jewish culture.


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