Museum News

15.05.2017    15:00

Help us create a retrospective exhibition of photographs by Chris Schwarz!

The Galicia Jewish Museum has launched a crowd-funding campaign on Indiegogo! In June 2017, the Galicia Jewish Museum will open a retrospective exhibition of the photography of Chris Schwarz, the founder and first director of the museum. This year marks the 10th anniversary of the distinguished British photographer’s death.

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27.05.2017    22:30

7@nite. Night of the Synagogues: Intergenerational Dance Party at the Galicia Jewish Museum

Is a museum an appropriate place for dancing? Of course it is! Take you grandmas, grandpas, parents, and your friends to an intergenerational dance party! We don't care about your age, how you dress, or if you can dance at all. What's important, is that you're in good humor and you want to party!

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25.05.2017    17:00

“Judaism and Warfare: What Do The Rabbis Say?” – lecture by Rabbi George Schlesinger

Although Jews have fought in armies throughout history and across the world, the ancient rabbis were very clear on how they felt about warfare and participation in armed conflict...

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22.05.2017    18:30

Meeting with Tadeusz Rolke and Małgorzata Purzyńska, co-authors of the book ”Tadeusz Rolke. My Passion”

What is a witness to one epoch? Not enough for Tadeusz Rolke – the witness to several epochs, which he captures in his photography; he bought his first camera in 1944 from a classmate at the age of fifteen.

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