- Events & Tours
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Museum Building Closed, Society Open
The Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum may be closed until the completion of our new museum, but the Jewish Historical Society is still open!
Thursday, March 2, 2017, 5:00 - 6:30 p.m.
Help us plan our new regional Jewish Museum at one of our upcoming workshops.
Sunday, March 5, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Former FBI agent John Martin discusses the behind-the-scenes negotiations leading to the release of former Soviet refusenik Anatoly (Natan) Sharansky.
Through Monday, March 6, 2017 5:00 p.m.
Get your hamentaschen for Purim!
Wednesday, March 29, 2017, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Activist, author, and Holocaust survivor Marione Ingram will speak in conversation with the Foundation for Jewish Studies’ Dr. Lauren Strauss about her role in the Civil Rights movement and how Marione’s experiences shaped her life.
Thursday, April 27, 2017, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m.
Tour NMAJMH’s core exhibition with a special focus on World War I and hear from JHS curator Christiane Bauer on treasures from our collection related to the involvement of Jewish Washingtonians in “The Great War.”