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On 23 August 2020, the Jewish Museum Berlin is opening its new core exhibition. Until then the museum will be closed for renovations.

The First World War in Jewish Memory

Curators Present Selected Objects

The collections of the Jewish Museum Berlin contain numerous artifacts related to the First World War. Curators of the collections and the archive address these and other questions:

  • What was its meaning in German-Jewish commemorative culture?
  • How was the war represented at the time?
  • And how did future generations hear about it?