- Events & Tours
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Museum Building Closed, Society Open
The Lillian & Albert Small Jewish Museum is temporarily closed as we create our new museum, but the Jewish Historical Society is still open!
Please note that our offices are closed on the following days this fall:
Thursday, September 21
Friday, September 22
Thursday, October 5
Friday, October 6
Thursday, October 12
Friday, October 13
Thursday, November 23
Sunday, October 8, 2017, 1-3:30 p.m.
Hop on the bus to discover Jewish history and architecture in Montgomery County!
Wednesday, October 11, 2017, 12:00 – 2:00 p.m.
Civil rights lawyer Philip Hirschkop, best known for Loving vs. Virginia, speaks at this year's luncheon.
Monday, October 16, 2017, 7:30 p.m.
Preview the new Rosenwald DVD and hear from director Aviva Kempner and an all-star panel!
Sunday, November 19, 2017, 3:00 – 5:00 p.m.
Save the date!
Thursday, December 7, 2017, 11:30 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.
Lonnie Bunch of the National Museum of African American History and Culture talks about building a new museum.