Jewish Museum London

Jewish Museum London
129–131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London, NW1 7NB
  • Box office 020 7284 7384
  • General enquiries 020 7284 7384
  • Opening times Daily 10am–5pm; Fri 10am–2pm.
  • Seasonal times Closed for Jewish holidays.
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  • Website www.jewishmuseum.org.uk
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Jewish Museum London

The Jewish Museum contains a wealth of information about the history of Jewish people in the UK, from 1066 to the present day. It hosts exhibitions, film screenings, kids' events, talks and lectures, workshops and live music.

The nearest tube station is Camden Town (Northern), although it can get crowded at peak times; Mornington Crescent, although slightly further away, is an alternative.

Discover more about the life, culture and history of Jewish people in the UK. The Jewish Museum has four permanent galleries set against a modern and architectural backdrop. You can also explore temporary exhibitions and enjoy a wider range of events, talks and tours.

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Events at this venue

There are 9 events at this location

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Amy Winehouse: A Family Portrait

Discover the woman behind the music and beyond the hype in this exhibition about a much loved sister, co-curated with Winehouse's brother Alex and sister-in-law Riva. Amy's family have allowed unprecedented access to Amy's personal belongings that celebrate her passion for music, fashion, sudoku, Snoopy, London and her…

Sat 23 Sep

£8.50 (£6.50; Children £3.50; £18) / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Sun 24 Sep

£8.50 (£6.50; Children £3.50; £18) / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Curator's Talk: Seeking Shelter

Explore objects in our galleries related to themes of migration, journeys and shelter with our curator Dr Kathrin Pieren. This exhibition forms part of the Migration Festival programme for our Sukkot: Seeking Shelter installation

Wed 15 Nov

£8.50 ( £6.50; Children £3.50) / 020 7284 7384

  • 15:00

Curious Explorers Morning

A relaxed morning during the school holiday for children with autism or other social communication conditions, their siblings, parents and carers. This event is most appropriate for children aged five to 15. Enjoy early opening and a dedicated space at the museum from 9am. Benefit from reduced noise levels in the…

Wed 25 Oct

£8.50 (£6.50; Children £3.50; £18) / 020 7284 7384

  • 09:00 – 11:00

The Good Immigrant: Nikesh Shukla In Conversation

Hear from Nikesh Shukla, editor of the award-wining 2016 bestseller The Good Immigrant; a collection of 21 writers of colour talking about race and immigration. In this conversation Nikesh will discuss why immigrants come to the UK, why they stay, where their place is in the world if they're unwelcome in the UK, and what…

Wed 8 Nov

£8.50 ( £6.50; £18; Children £3.50) / 020 7284 7384

  • 19:00 – 20:00

Slavery & Satire: Revealing Black History

Join us for a tour revealing objects relating to Black History and Black Jewish History in the collection. Led by Black Heritage Tour Guide Lauren Johnson, you will get the opportunity to see previously unseen objects from the museum's stores. From servants in the Sukkah to campaigning together for Civil Rights, we will…

Sun 15 Oct

£8.50 (£6.50) / 020 7284 7384

  • 14:00 – 14:45

Wed 25 Oct

£8.50 (£6.50) / 020 7284 7384

  • 14:00 – 14:45

The Stories Behind Sukkot With Maureen Kendler

Learn more about the Jewish festival of Sukkot with broadcaster and journalist Maureen Kendler. This is an opportunity for those new to the festival to learn more and for those familiar to go deeper in this free talk. Join us inside our Sukkah installation and discover more including: Why Jews build a sukkah (shelter…

Mon 2 Oct

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 13:00 – 13:45

Stories Under The Stars: Free Storytelling For Under 5s

Curl up and listen to children's stories in our Sukkah installation. We will be sharing stories about journeys, friendship and understanding including 'Rafi the refugee rabbit'. Our free storytelling sessions take place every Tuesday and Wednesday from 26 September to 29 November, and every day of half term (21-29…

Tue 26 Sep

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 09:30 – 10:00

Wed 27 Sep

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 09:30 – 10:00

Mon 2 Oct

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 09:30 – 10:00
…and 14 more dates until 29 Oct

Sukkot Family Day

Join us for a day of fun crafts and activities inside our Sukkah installation. We will be celebrating the festival of Sukkot with storytelling, arts and crafts, and fun activities. You can also make your own edible Sukkah to take home! All ages welcome.

Sun 8 Oct

£8.50 ( £6.50; £18; Children £3.50) / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 16:00

Sukkot: Seeking Shelter

o mark the festival of Sukkot, our ground floor Welcome Gallery will become transformed into the site of a new Sukkah installation. The Sukkah will offer an immersive space for reflection on the universal theme of shelter as well as providing a sociable and inviting space. A new commission from the celebrated design team…

Mon 25 Sep

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Tue 26 Sep

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 17:00

Wed 27 Sep

Free / 020 7284 7384

  • 10:00 – 17:00
…and 67 more dates until 3 Dec

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