Yeshiva University Museum

15 W. 16th St.
New York, NY 10011- Map It
(212) 294-8330

AAA Editor Notes

Yeshiva University Museum is at 15 W. 16th St. inside the Center for Jewish History between 5th Ave. and Avenue of the Americas. The museum's rotating collection of more than 10,000 pieces fills four galleries and includes art, clothing, books and religious objects. Highlights include a 1478 illuminated manuscript, ancient pieces from the Bronze Age through Late Antiquity, an amulet collection and a rare Hanukkah lamp from the Ottoman Empire. Time: Allow 3 hours minimum.
$8; $6 (students with ID and senior citizens); free (ages 0-5 and to all Mon. and Wed. from 5-8 and Fri. 11-2:30).
Hours: Mon. 5-8, Tues.-Thurs. and Sun. 11-5 (also Wed. 5-8), Fri. 11-2:30. Closed major holidays.