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Standing in Hurva Square, in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City of Jerusalem, we learned about the Hurva Synagogue.
The Hurva, whose name means “ruin,” was initially built in the 18th century. It was destroyed shortly thereafter and then rebuilt in the mid 19th century. It became Jerusalem’s main Ashkenazi synagogue but was destroyed again in 1948 by the … Continue reading
Since starting my job as Outreach Coordinator in October I have slowly taken on more roles and responsibilities in the museum. One of my newly acquired jobs is scheduling our traveling exhibitions. With support from the Baltimore Chapter of the … Continue reading