- Events & Tours
Fall Holiday Closings
September 5 (Labor Day) | October 3-4 (Rosh Hashanah) | October 12 (Yom Kippur) | October 17-18 (Sukkot) | October 24-25 (Sukkot) | November 24 (Thanksgiving)
While the collections are relocating to an off-site facility in preparation of the upcoming move of the historic 1876 synagogue, limited research service via telephone and email may be available but the object, archival, and photograph collections will be inaccessible through August 2016. Learn more
Sunday, August 28, 2016, 11:30 a.m (1:35 p.m. game time)
Enjoy Nationals baseball with The Jewish Federation
Sunday, September 18, 2016, 1:00 p.m.
Douglas Stark will discuss World War II's effect on basketball in the U.S.
Sunday, September 18, 2016, 7:30-9:30 p.m.
Learn about the continuing importance of Justice Louis D. Brandeis's constitutional ideas
September 2016, various dates
Learn the Jewish history of the neighborhood now known as Chinatown/Penn Quarter
Friday, September 23, 2016, 12:00-1:30 p.m.
Ellen Kassoff Gray will share stories and dishes from the book she co-authored with husband Chef Todd Gray