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Programs

We’re having an idea party, and you’re invited.

Whether we’re discussing history or new ideas, the meaning of freedom or the joys and challenges of being who you are in today’s America, join us for an ever-changing roster of dynamic programming that brings the museum and exhibitions to life.

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May 1

20s/30s Opening Reception Jewish Music Festival

Concerts & Performances, NMAJH in the Community

Photo Credit: Courtesy of The Gershman Y

Saul Kaye

20s/30s Opening Reception Jewish Music Festival

Wednesday, May 1 at 6:30 pm
At The Gershman Y | Broad and Pine Streets

Young Friends of NMAJH are proud to join The Gershman Y, Moishe House, Tribe 12, The Collaborative, and Federation's Renaissance Group for a special 20s/30s opening night reception of The Philadelphia Jewish Music Festival at The Gershman Y.


Click here for more informationEvent type:Concerts & Performances, NMAJH in the Community


May 2
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May 5

Acoustic Conversations: Women in Music

Concerts & Performances

Photo Credit: Tina Chaden

Alicia Svigals

Acoustic Conversations: Women in Music

Sunday, May 5 at 2:30 pm
At the Museum

$5/Free for NMAJH Members, students, and The Yellow Ticket ticketholders
Purchase tickets

Presented with The Gershman Y's Philadelphia Jewish Music Festival

Celebrate women in music with an afternoon of live performance and intimate conversation.

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May 6
May 7

Members-Only Curator's Tour

Exhibitions, Members Events

Members-Only Curator's Tour

Tuesday, May 7 at 11:00 am

A special benefit for Members at the Sponsor level

We invite you to take a guided tour of our exhibition with our Chief Curator, Director of Exhibitions and Collections, Dr. Josh Perelman.

RSVP to Julie Howard Taylor at jtaylor@nmajh.org or (215) 923-3811 x 104.

Click here for more informationEvent type:Exhibitions, Members Events


May 8
May 9

The Yellow Ticket - Philadelphia Premiere

Concerts & Performances, Films & Filmmakers, NMAJH in the Community

Photo Credit: Courtesy of Deutsches Filminstitut

The Yellow Ticket - Philadelphia Premiere

Thursday, May 9 at 8:00 pm
At The Gershman Y

$18/$15 NMAJH Members
$10 for full-time students with ID
Advance registration strongly encouraged

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NMAJH is proud to be a part of an exclusive five city North American tour of The Yellow Ticket...

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May 10
May 11
May 12

Mother's Day at NMAJH

Family-friendly

Horowitz family, Vilna, ca. 1905, National Museum of American Jewish History

Mother's Day at NMAJH

Sunday, May 12
10:00 am - 5:30 pm


FREE for Mothers!

Where are you taking your mom on Mother's Day?

The Museum is offering free admission to mothers who will visit with their families on Sunday, May 12.

Special themed tours about women throughout history!

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May 13
May 14
May 15
May 16

Members-Only Curator's Tour

Exhibitions, Members Events

Members-Only Curator's Tour

Thursday, May 16 at 6:00 pm

A special benefit for Members at the Sponsor level

We invite you to take a guided tour of our exhibition with our Chief Curator, Director of Exhibitions and Collections, Dr. Josh Perelman.

RSVP to Julie Howard Taylor at jtaylor@nmajh.org or (215) 923-3811 x 104.

Click here for more informationEvent type:Exhibitions, Members Events


May 17

jkidphilly @ NMAJH

Family-friendly

jkidphilly @ NMAJH


Friday, May 17 at 10:30 am


Free and open to the public
Reserve tickets here

Join jkidphilly for a casual playdate at the Museum where kids and families can socialize and...

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