The Jewish Museum of Maryland is one of the country’s leading centers for exhibits on Jewish history and culture.

The Museum has 3 exhibition galleries – two in the Main Museum building, and a new one in the lower level of the Lloyd Street Synagogue, that host changing exhibits of local and national interest. We combine art, rare objects, historical photographs, oral histories, videos and hands-on activities in engaging, informative exhibitions. Each exhibit created or hosted by the Museum reveals new perspectives on the Jewish experience in Maryland and beyond.


Remembering Auschwitz: History, Holocaust, Humanity

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    Opening March 5th, 2017   The Remembering Auschwitz project combines four unique exhibits into one innovative experience:     A Town Known As Auschwitz: The Life and Death of a Jewish Community Developed by the Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust   The town of Oświęcim is notorious for one thing:  death […]

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Just Married! Wedding Stories from Jewish Maryland

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  Exhibit Opens June 18th, 2017and will be on view through September 17th, 2017.   Be our guest as we marry the drama and excitement of a wedding day with the extraordinary collections of artifacts, photos and documents assembled by The Jewish Museum of Maryland.  We promise nostalgia, surprise, humor, insight and a new level […]

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Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage

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The exhibit will be on view at the Jewish Museum of Maryland October 15, 2017 – January 15, 2018   Discovery and Recovery: Preserving Iraqi Jewish Heritage details the dramatic recovery of historic materials relating to the Jewish community in Iraq from a flooded basement in Saddam Hussein’s intelligence headquarters, and the National Archives’ ongoing […]

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