The Jewish Museum

1109 Fifth Ave.
New York, NY 10128- Map It
Phone: (212) 423-3200

AAA Editor Notes

The Jewish Museum, 1109 Fifth Ave. at 92nd St., explores 4,000 years of Jewish art, history and culture. The permanent collection, comprising more than 30,000 archeological artifacts, ceremonial objects, artwork, photographs, video and interactive media, tells an unfolding and ongoing cultural story that is a backdrop to the search for Jewish identity. The museum also presents changing special exhibitions that examine all facets of the Jewish experience.
$15; $12 (ages 65+); $7.50 (students with ID); by donation (Thurs. 5-8); free (ages 0-18 and to all Sat.).
Station: 96 St
Hours: Thurs.-Tues. 11-5:45 (also Thurs. 5:45-8). Closed Thanksgiving and major Jewish holidays. Allow 3 hours minimum.