Contemporary Jewish Museum
The Contemporary Jewish Museum shows exhibitions and programs that deepen contemporary perspectives of Jewish history.
Predicting the Past: Zohar Studios, The Lost Years. Transport yourself back in time to experience Victorian-era Jewish life and the scientific state of understanding over one hundred years ago. Take an online tour of the gallery, including installation photographs and exhibition texts. Explore immersive virtual programs—from latke-making to arts and activism, there’s something for everyone to discover. Learn more about upcoming events, or dive into the archive to watch our past virtual programs. Dive into our Sunday Stories video series exploring Jewish culture, history, art, and ideas. From Amy Winehouse to Eadweard Muybridge and the Catskill Mountain resorts of the 1950s to the pleasures and follies of the Victorian era, Sunday Stories will transport you to another world. Sit back, relax, and enjoy recent installments of our popular series.
Explore virtual programs and distance learning resources for teachers, caregivers, and students that you can access from home. These include short videos on wide-ranging topics, curricula, and virtual tours of exhibitions, architecture, and more. The CJM also offers an array of free, downloadable resources designed to prepare students and teachers to view exhibitions, and to support your virtual tour experience.