10am to 5pm
Celebrate President’s Day at the Museum and explore how our leaders impacted American history, American society, and the American Jewish Community. Explore an original letter written by George Washington to the Jewish Community of Newport, Rhode Island (on view at the Museum) and write your own letter to a President with a quill pen. Join us for a fun and educational day of family-friendly, interactive tours, story time, and presidential arts and crafts projects!
11:30 am and 2:30 pm
Spotlight Talk and Conversation
"A Special Relationship: American Jews and the White House"
11:30 am, 12:30 pm, 1:30 pm, 2:30 pm, and 3:30 pm
Freedom Family Corner
Story times and play zone throughout the day
Presidential Arts and Crafts
11am to 4 pm
Portrait of George Washington (The Dunn-Robinson Portrait of Washington)
Gilbert Charles Stuart, ca 1800. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Gift of the
Honorable Walter H. Annenberg and Leonore Annenberg and the Annenberg