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Top Dutch museums close over coronavirus

Top Dutch museums close over coronavirus

Major museums announce closure to help stop spread of coronavirus as Netherlands bans gatherings of over 100 people.AFP, 13/03/2020 10:01
Philadelphia: Jewish history museum files for bankruptcy protection

Philadelphia: Jewish history museum files for bankruptcy protection

National Museum of American Jewish History files for bankruptcy protection.Marcy Oster, JTA, 04/03/2020 08:51
Poland: Jewish museum leader Dariusz Stola steps down, ending stalemate

Poland: Jewish museum leader Dariusz Stola steps down, ending stalemate

Polish Jewish history museum chooses new director, ending controversy.Katarzyna Markusz, JTA, 15/02/2020 18:43
First event held at Jerusalem's newest museum

First event held at Jerusalem's newest museum

United Hatzalah and Danielle Sonnenfeld Foundation honored at Jerusalem’s Museum of Tolerance gala.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/08/2019 02:46
Hollywood producer helping establish new Warsaw Ghetto museum

Hollywood producer helping establish new Warsaw Ghetto museum

Producer Charles B. Wessler asks anyone with artifacts from Warsaw Ghetto to donate it to a new museum to open in the Polish city in 2023.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 07/07/2019 13:41
Resignation of museum director 'huge blow to Berlin'

Resignation of museum director 'huge blow to Berlin'

300 Jewish studies scholars sign letter supporting embattled former Berlin Jewish Museum director.Toby Axelrod, JTA, 21/06/2019 07:49
'Shocking' to hear museum director accused of anti-Semitism

'Shocking' to hear museum director accused of anti-Semitism

45 Jewish scholars sign unprecedented letter supporting Berlin Jewish Museum director who resigned under pressure.Ben Sales, JTA, 19/06/2019 07:52
CEO of American Jewish History musem resigns

CEO of American Jewish History musem resigns

Ivy Barsky, CEO of National Museum of American Jewish History in Philadelphia, resigning in June.Marcy Oster, JTA, 22/05/2019 08:51
'Israel is a spiritual and cosmic magnet'

'Israel is a spiritual and cosmic magnet'

Internationally renowned illusionist Uri Geller is opening a museum in Jaffa. What will be in it and what inspired him to return to Israel?Yoni Kempinski, 21/08/2018 01:37
Uri Geller's next project

Uri Geller's next project

Psychic Uri Geller speaks about discovery of ancient soap factory, and what he wants to do next.Arutz Sheva Staff, 16/08/2018 11:26
Museum honors Poles murdered for sheltering Jews

Museum honors Poles murdered for sheltering Jews

Unique museum tells story of Polish family betrayed by their neighbors and murdered for hiding Jews during Holocaust.JTA, 30/06/2018 22:27
Return of Nazi-looted art 'rights an injustice'

Return of Nazi-looted art 'rights an injustice'

Berlin museum returns Nazi-looted sculpture to heirs of Jewish owners.JTA, 30/06/2018 21:31
Minister Ariel initiates Museum of Settlement

Minister Ariel initiates Museum of Settlement

Agriculture Minister promotes initiative to establish central museum and study center for settlement research.Mordechai Sones, 24/05/2018 14:20
Sneak peek: New Museum of Natural History in Tel Aviv

Sneak peek: New Museum of Natural History in Tel Aviv

Steinhardt Museum of Natural History at Tel Aviv University will open its doors to the public for a trial period in the coming weeks.Yoni Kempinski, 16/05/2018 04:07
'Platoon of the Wall' House to reopen for first time in 80 years

'Platoon of the Wall' House to reopen for first time in 80 years

Museum opens in Old City of Jerusalem in headquarters of youth group which blew the shofar in defiance of British Mandate policy.Gary Willig, 28/03/2018 16:48
Poland to build Warsaw Ghetto museum

Poland to build Warsaw Ghetto museum

New museum focuses on life and death in the Warsaw Ghetto, where the Nazis imprisoned nearly 500,000 Jews during the Holocaust.AFP, 18/11/2017 18:15
Polish culture minister slams EU museum for Holocaust exibit

Polish culture minister slams EU museum for Holocaust exibit

Piotr Gliński says House of European History in Brussels portrays Poland as 'co-perpetrator' of the Holocaust.JTA, 08/10/2017 16:46
New Jewish museum seeks to showcase Sephardic culture

New Jewish museum seeks to showcase Sephardic culture

Portuguese town reopens museum about crypto-Jews for European Jewish culture day.JTA, 24/08/2017 14:51
Massive gold coin stolen from German museum

Massive gold coin stolen from German museum

Thieves steal multi-million dollar gold coin from museum, expert says it 'could be cooling by now.'Chana Roberts, 29/03/2017 10:11
Belgian policeman appeals conviction after Jewish museum murders

Belgian policeman appeals conviction after Jewish museum murders

A Belgian policeman convicted of negligence while investigating the murder of four at the Jewish Museum of Brussels appeals sentence.JTA, 13/03/2017 15:35
Despite protests, 2 new Jewish museums to open in Portugal

Despite protests, 2 new Jewish museums to open in Portugal

Lisbon Jewish community vice president says new museum demonstrates Portugal's immunity to new anti-Semitism trend.JTA, 04/03/2017 18:50
Poland's WWII museum gets caught in political crosshairs

Poland's WWII museum gets caught in political crosshairs

Critics slam Polish WWII museum for neglecting 'Polish perspective' on war.AFP, 30/01/2017 11:48
Polish Jewry museum wins Museum of the Year Award

Polish Jewry museum wins Museum of the Year Award

Polin Museum of the History of Polish Jews in Warsaw wins the European Museum of the Year Award.JTA, 11/04/2016 05:06
Anti-Zionists to hold event at a Tel Aviv museum

Anti-Zionists to hold event at a Tel Aviv museum

Group that promotes 'right of return' for Arabs spits in the face of Zionism by holding event at the Eretz Israel Museum.Gil Ronen, 03/02/2016 19:54
Report: Israelis Have 'Lottery Fever'

Report: Israelis Have 'Lottery Fever'

The Central Bureau of Statistics said that music, sports, and playing the lottery were among Israelis' favorite cultural activities.Moshe Cohen, 30/08/2015 21:30
'Jihad' Museum 'For the Sake of Peace'

'Jihad' Museum 'For the Sake of Peace'

Herat museum glorifies the 'martyrs' of the Soviet-Afghanistan war; organizers claim 'jihad' focus is to encourage peace.Tova Dvorin, 24/04/2015 09:48
Tutankhamun's Beard Glued Back On

Tutankhamun's Beard Glued Back On

Inquiry into Egyptian museum launched after ancient mummy found to have had his glue reattached with epoxy.Tova Dvorin, 23/01/2015 10:55
Belgian Museum Cancels Charlie Hebdo Exhibit

Belgian Museum Cancels Charlie Hebdo Exhibit

Museum dedicated to famous cartoonist Tintin says police consultation convinced it that exhibit showing victims of shooting too dangerous.Arutz Sheva Staff, 22/01/2015 18:03
300 Masterpieces Set for Louvre Abu Dhabi

300 Masterpieces Set for Louvre Abu Dhabi

The exhibit in the new museum includes a Jewish Torah from Yemen. Museum is to open in December 2015.Arutz Sheva, 12/10/2014 16:09
Latvia Opens Museum Dedicated to Jewish Painter

Latvia Opens Museum Dedicated to Jewish Painter

A museum dedicated to painter Mark Rothko opens in his Latvian hometown, a century after he left and found fame in the U.S.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/04/2013 03:44
'Palestine Museum' Tries to Expunge Jewish Rights

'Palestine Museum' Tries to Expunge Jewish Rights

PA officials joined a ceremony to lay cornerstone for a new museum of “Palestinian culture, history and society” in Bir Zeit near Ramallah.Rachel Hirshfeld , 12/04/2013 10:52
Video Sneak Peak: The "Herod the Great" Exhibition

Video Sneak Peak: The "Herod the Great" Exhibition

The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, premieres the world’s first exhibition on the life and legacy of King Herod.Hezki Baruch, 20/02/2013 17:08
Italy to Construct First Holocaust Museum

Italy to Construct First Holocaust Museum

Italy is building its first Holocaust museum on Mussolini’s former residence, if bureaucratic obstacles do not hinder its construction. Rachel Hirshfeld , 29/01/2013 20:22
Yesha Museums to Finally get Government Funding

Yesha Museums to Finally get Government Funding

Culture and Sport Minister Limor Livnat announced that her Ministry would supply funds for museums in Judea and SamariaDavid Lev, 13/11/2012 03:15
Peres and Putin to Open Huge Jewish Museum

Peres and Putin to Open Huge Jewish Museum

President Shimon Peres will meet with Russian President Vladimir Putin in Moscow on Thursday to open the world’s largest Jewish museum. Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu , 04/11/2012 15:50
Ukraine Unveils Jewish Center, Holocaust Memorial

Ukraine Unveils Jewish Center, Holocaust Memorial

Some 300 guests and dignitaries marked the grand opening of Jewish Community Center and Holocaust Museum in the Ukraine.Rachel Hirshfeld, 17/10/2012 15:34
Infantry Museum Inaugurates New Holocaust Exhibit

Infantry Museum Inaugurates New Holocaust Exhibit

A new Holocaust exhibit opened at National Infantry Museum in honor of WWII war hero.Rachel Hirshfeld , 28/08/2012 22:46
Exhibit at Children's Museum Focuses on Old Age

Exhibit at Children's Museum Focuses on Old Age

Dialogue with Time leads participants to relate differently to the elderly and old age.Yoni Kempinski & Gil Ronen, 19/08/2012 19:31
World's First Orthodox Jewish Holocaust Museum

World's First Orthodox Jewish Holocaust Museum

Brooklyn’s first Holocaust museum, the first Holocaust museum in the world to focus on Orthodox Jews, will open next spring. Rachel Hirshfeld , 09/08/2012 19:28
Iranian Art Collection Includes Israeli Icon

Iranian Art Collection Includes Israeli Icon

An Iranian art collection, being partially displayed at Tehran’s Museum of Contemporary Art, includes works by Jewish and Israeli artists.Rachel Hirshfeld , 06/08/2012 13:55
King David's Birthday in the Heart of Tel Aviv

King David's Birthday in the Heart of Tel Aviv

The King David Museum in Tel Aviv celebrated Shavuot as well as the 3025th birthday of Israel's greatest king.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 25/05/2012 05:46
King David's 3,025th Birthday Bash at New Museum

King David's 3,025th Birthday Bash at New Museum

Tel Aviv's new King David Museum offers two fun-filled free days honoring birthday of greatest Jewish king ever.Gil Ronen, 15/05/2012 12:32
14th Century Haggadah and 21st Century Technology

14th Century Haggadah and 21st Century Technology

A renowned 14th-century Haggadah is now available to browse on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.Rachel Hirshfeld, 02/05/2012 16:41
King David Museum: 3,000 Years of Jewish History

King David Museum: 3,000 Years of Jewish History

Arutz Sheva visits the opening of the King David Museum, which is dedicated to King David's legacy, life, and ruling period.Elad Benari & Yoni Kempinski, 10/01/2012 05:38
Judea and Samaria Museums Bill Passes

Judea and Samaria Museums Bill Passes

A bill placing museums located in Judea and Samaria on equal footing with those in pre-1967 Israel has passed its first Knesset reading. Chana Ya'ar, 06/12/2011 02:43
'Netanyahu the Destroyer' Museum

'Netanyahu the Destroyer' Museum

MK Yaakov Katz: truck-mounted museum will show demolition of Jewish construction in Judea and Samaria under Netanyahu.Gil Ronen, 09/06/2010 18:08