During Black History month, the Jewish Museum focused on objects relating to race in religion, holy scriptures, objects and stories.
A safe space for students to ask questions about the Jewish community
Jewish Museum London are happy to announce that their Learning Outside the Classroom (LOtC) Quality Badge has been successfully renewed!
By Hannah and Zara, work experience students in the Learning Team. During Pride month, we have been considering what it is to be part of both an LGBT+ and a Jewish community and the intersection between them, by looking at images within our collection. We have been looking at different images, the first ones […]
By Karen Van Coevorden Following on from Emma’s blog about Esther Rafer, another family which we have explored at our recent Curious Minds workshops is the Isaacs family. Using a series of photographs and objects from our collection, we set individuals the challenge of trying to piece together an understanding of the Isaac family history. We […]
By Emma Crew When planning our Curious Minds sessions for people living with dementia we decided to include objects and photographs relating to specific people who lived in the Jewish East End. I chose to show some of our items linked to Esther Rafer. Her descendant Sheila donated a fascinating collection of items from her […]