Manchester Jewish Museum

Manchester Jewish Museum
190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester, M8 8LW
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You'll find Manchester Jewish Museum in a former Spanish and Portuguese synagogue. The museum tells the stories, history and heritage of Jewish people of the area, via a collection of items.

Located in the city centre, Manchester Jewish Museum is a short walk from both Victoria Station and Fort Shopping Centre. The closest train and metrolink stops are Victoria Station, while the nearest bus stop is on Corporation Street. Free on-street parking is available around the building, or there is more at the Fort Shopping Centre car park.

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Ana Silvera: Oracles

Poignant and dreamlike, and written during a period of profound grief, ‘Oracles’ was Ana’s way to transmute her emotions into a cathartic work of art. The result is a haunting yet life-affirming collection of songs whose lyrics explore loss, love, salvation and the journey towards acceptance. This performance promises to…

Wed 7 Nov

£10.89 / 0161 834 9879

The Great Jewish American Songbook: An Evening With Hope Mill Theatre

How is it that Jews wrote the musical background to American lives from the First World War to the sixties? In a land of opportunity, they created a musical world of escapism and romance. Join performers and producers Katy Lipson and Joseph Houston as they take you through a collection of some of the songs written by…

Sun 18 Nov

£10.89 / 0161 834 9879

Klezmer Concert - the Gathering of Klezmorin

If you haven’t experienced one of our Klezmer concerts yet, then you’re missing out! Join us for our annual festive Klezmer concert, featuring Michael Kahan Kapelye, Hard Times Kapelye and more! Be amazed by this beautiful traditional music in the perfect acoustic setting of our museum, and expect dancing in the…

Thu 6 Dec

£12 / 0161 834 9879

Sefiroth: Adio Kerida

Sefiroth is an international collective of musicians founded by brothers Nick and Alex Roth to explore and reimagine traditional Sephardic (Judeo-Spanish) repertoire with a contemporary aesthetic. Sung in Ladino, these ancient songs weave timeless stories of love, loss and yearning for home, evoking the lands in which the…

Mon 12 Nov

£10.89 / 0161 834 9879

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