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Not everyone who is interested in our topics can visit us. That's why we regularly develop content that works on its own, without a visit to the museum.
Online project for the 2013 Theme Year "Diversity Destroyed: 1933–1938"
Fallen German-Jewish Soldiers in the First World War
Insights into the museum at night
Initially, all we have is a first name, but intensive research brings some details to light. However, after the deportations during the Polenaktion (“Polish Action”), Kurt’s trace is lost.
The hosts at the museum show their favourite spots
A worthwhile insight into our archive
Memorabilia and migration stories – portraits of Jews living in Germany
Who was the man who originally assembled the kernel of our Judaica collection?
On International Women's Day 2019, Christina Hecht takes a look at various archives.
With many photographs from the Walter and Leonie Frankenstein Collection
Nine animated movies
Series of eight short videos in which curators present holdings from our Archives.
In nine short films (in German), employees give insights into our work by explaining “what we don’t show.”
Details from Our Prehistory and the Years Since the Museum Opened
Family collections arriving at the museum
The employees of our Archive have combed through our archival holdings and assembled materials on various topics related to the violent riots against Jews that took place on 9 and 10 November 1938.
Mendel Max Karp’s lengthy account about his deportation from the German capital on October 28, 1938, during the Polenaktion
In a letter, David Fiks records an extensive account of his experiences in Berlin on 9 November 1938 and the days that followed.
What an apparently innocuous postcard reveals
In reaction to the November Pogroms, the Kindertransport program of 1938–39 rescued ten thousand children from the Nazis’ violent regime.
The financial punishment of the Jewish populace after Kristallnacht
At a glance
Exhibition catalogs, the JMB Journal, book series, and more
All About ...
Here, staff members of the Jewish Museum Berlin share thoughts and anecdotes from their daily work and topics that move them.