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First Hand

The Curators guide you through the new Core Exhibition

The core exhibition is the heart of the Jewish Museum Berlin. In August 2020, the exhibition on Jewish past and present was reopened after a two-year remodelling phase.

In exclusive guided tours, our curators provide you with in-depth insights into the five epochs and eight themed islands.

Wed 3 & Thu 18  Mar 2021, 4.30 pm

  Map with all buildings that belong to the Jewish Museum Berlin

Where

Jewish Museum Berlin
Lindenstraße 9-14, 10969 Berlin

3 March 2021

On Wednesday 3 March 2021, the tour will focus on the following topics:

  • After 1945 – Curator Theresia Ziehe guides you through the complex history of Jews in Germany from the immediate postwar period to the present.
  • Antisemitism – Sarah Hiron presents the interactive media station on contemporary Antisemitism.
metal walls with opening in the middle, wood panelling inside

The Anti-Semitism Debate Room in the epoch room After 1945; Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Roman März

18 March 2021

On Thursday 3 March 2021, the tour will focus on the following topics:

  • After 1945 – Curator Martina Lüdicke guides you through the complex history of Jews in Germany from the immediate postwar period to the present.
  • The Jewish Object – Curator Michal Friedländer discusses the concept of holiness in Judaism: “What is a Jewish object?” and “What is holy in Judaism?”
Torah cloak, Torah attachments, Seder plate and other Judaica in a prismatic display case

Detail of the prism showcase with Judaica in The Jewish Object theme room; Jewish Museum Berlin, photo: Roman März

Where, when, what?

  • When Wed 3 Mar 2021, 4.30 pm
    Thu 18 Mar 2021, 4.30 pm
  • Where Jewish Museum Berlin

    Lindenstraße 9-14, 10969 Berlin

    See location on map
  • Meetingpoint4.15 pm

    Max number of participants 16 per tour

    Bookings by 31 Jan 2021 tofreunde@jmberlin.de

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