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On.tour-guide with group of children

Students of the Walter Gropius School in Berlin-Neukölln look at Jewish religious objects. Contributions and donations of our members have flowed into the nationwide on.tour project since its launch in 2007.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Sönke Tollkühn, 2008

Museum visitors in the special exhibition

The curators take members through new exhibitions before the opening – here they go in search of "The Whole Truth" in the exhibition of the same name.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Johanna Brandt, 2013

The Glass Courtyard of the Jewish Museum Berlin

The Glass Courtyard conversion was financed by donations from partners and sponsors.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Jens Ziehe

Members view the countless testimonies of Jewish life in Erfurt

Members view the countless testimonies of Jewish life in Erfurt on a day trip.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Christina Peters, 2012

Panel discussion in the Glass Courtyard of the Jewish Museum Berlin

The Friends of the Museum regularly supports symposia and conferences and events such as this panel discussion in the series "Visions of Belonging."
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Ernst Fesseler

Photo of a group of members

In Jerusalem, the members went in search of traces of Jewish, Christian, and Muslim life – historical and political, cultural and culinary.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Johanna Brandt, 2011

Interior view of the Academy of the Jewish Museum Berlin

The construction of the new Academy of the Jewish Museum Berlin was also supported by the Friends of the Museum.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Linus Lintner, 2012

A group of people in the Felix Nussbaum House

On a weekend trip, members discover Felix Nussbaum House in Osnabrück designed by Daniel Libeskind.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Anne Saure, 2011

Elena Bashkirova at the piano

Elena Bashkirova also delights the museums friends and supporters with "intonations – The Jerusalem International Chamber Music Festival as a guest at the Jewish Museum Berlin." They receive right of first refusal to purchase tickets as well as a discounted ticket price.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Monika Rittershaus, 2012

Members discovered the Jewish Grindel district on a guided walk

Members discovered the Jewish Grindel district on a guided walk in Hamburg. This stone tablet remembers the synagogue that was destroyed in the Second World War.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Christina Esche, 2013

A group of children with costumes

The summer vacation camp is one of the many educational programs that are supported by the Friends of the Museum.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Nadja Rentzsch

Logo of "Katz's Delicatessen"

In New York, members became acquainted with the history of German-Jewish immigrants and the vibrant Jewish community in the Big Apple.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Jörg Beier, 2012

Hanukkah puppet

The much-loved puppet theater delights our young visitors in particular during the Hanukkah festival. The performances are realized with the support of the Friends of the Museum.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Nadja Rentzsch

A group of members at a walking tour

At the annual "freundeskreislauf," the friends of the Jewish Museum Berlin meet other members of cultural institutions in Berlin. They explore impressive places in Berlin and Brandenburg together on walks. © Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Anne Saure, 2012

Photo of the executive board

The "Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin e.V." Executive Board: f.l.t.r. Burkhard Ischler, Sabine Haack, Michael Naumann (Chairman), W. Michael Blumenthal, Walter Kuna (Treasurer), Marie M. Warburg, Klaus Mangold (Deputy Chairman), Wolfgang Ischinger, and Klaus Krone.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Svea Pietschmann

The "Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin e.V." Executive Board: f.l.t.r. Burkhard Ischler, Sabine Haack, Michael Naumann (Chairman), W. Michael Blumenthal, Walter Kuna (Treasurer), Marie M. Warburg, Klaus Mangold (Deputy Chairman), Wolfgang Ischinger, and Klaus Krone.
© Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Svea Pietschmann

Contact

Johanna Brandt
Manager Membership & Fundraising Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin e.V.
Tel: +49 (0)30 259 93 553
Fax: +49 (0)30 259 93 432
j.brandt[at]jmberlin.de

Since 2001, our committed "Gesellschaft der Freunde und Förderer der Stiftung Jüdisches Museum Berlin e.V." has enriched the museum. Be it the support for the new Academy of the Jewish Museum Berlin or for our multiple award-winning education project "on.tour – The JMB Tours Schools" – we can always count on our friends!

As a token of gratitude for their commitment, members enjoy a diverse program and a variety of benefits – free admission, exclusive guided tours with curators, an invitation to the annual anniversary dinner at which the Prize for Understanding and Tolerance is awarded, trips with the museum management.

We offer all members – on different levels – a wide range of privileges and services as well as an individual way of actively supporting the museum's work. Please contact us for further information.

The generous support of the "Friends of the Jewish Museum Berlin in the U.S." contributes significantly to securing the future of the museum. To support the museum in the U.S. you can either become a member or make a check payable to:

Friends of the Jewish Museum Berlin

227 Ridgeview Road

Princeton, NJ 08540

You will conceive a contribution receipt in return.

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