Visit us At 5th and Market Streets on Independence Mall



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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Jan 1
Jan 2
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Jan 4
Jan 5

Courageous Choices with Student Filmmakers

Films & Filmmakers, Lectures & Discussions

Courageous Choices with Student Filmmakers

Reflections of Children and Grandchildren of Holocaust Survivors: The Ones Who Survived 
January 5, 2017 

10:30 am Tour
11:30 am Documentary Presentation
Free with Museum admission

An interactive Museum exploration will be paired with a discussion by four student filmmakers.

Click here for more informationEvent type:Films & Filmmakers, Lectures & Discussions


Jan 6
Jan 7
Jan 8

2nd Sunday

Family-friendly

2nd Sunday

Sunday, January 8
10am-3pm


Free with Museum admission

Join us for a day of indoor fun for the whole family this Sunday, January 8! Explore the themes of family within the Museum, and celebrate the season with fun-filled activities and winter--themed arts and crafts projects

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Jan 9
Jan 10
Jan 11

Grateful Dead Yoga

Other

Photo Credit: Alexa McCall

Grateful Dead Yoga

Wednesday, January 11, at 6 pm
Free with Museum admission. Space is limited, so first come, first served. Please bring your own mat.

Join Philly Yoga Factory for an all-levels yoga class taught to the tunes of The Grateful Dead. 

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Jan 12
Jan 13
Jan 14

Martha "Bill Graham" Cracker Cabaret

Concerts & Performances

Martha "Bill Graham" Cracker Cabaret

Saturday, January 14 at 7 and 10 pm

*7 pm show is SOLD OUT!

$30/$24 Members

A Bill Graham era inspired rock & roll cabaret from ageless diva Martha Graham Cracker (no relation).

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Jan 15
Jan 16

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Family-friendly

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

Monday, January 16
10am-5pm

FREE Museum admission

Honor the legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. with a day filled with family-friendly performances and arts and crafts activities, spotlight talks about social justice, and more.

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Jan 17
Jan 18
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Jan 29

The State of Jewish Politics

Lectures & Discussions

The State of Jewish Politics

Sunday, January 29 at 4 pm



Penn’s Katz Center for Advanced Judaic Studies has convened a group of distinguished scholars and journalists for a “state of the union” of sorts.The panel will look at today’s big issues with the long view of Jewish political thought and history in mind.

Panelists include Lila Corwin Berman (Temple University), J. J. Goldberg (Forward), Shaul Magid (Indiana University), and Jennifer Rubin (Washington Post), with Yair Rosenberg (Tablet Magazine) moderating.<

Click here for more informationEvent type:Lectures & Discussions


Jan 30
Jan 31