Tuschezeichnung von Erna Pinner (1890 - 1997), Wasserskifahrer in Lido (Venedig)


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History of the museum

View on the The Rothschild Palais at Untermainkau Frankfurt am Main

We are Germany’s oldest independent Jewish museum. German Chancellor Helmut Kohl opened the museum on 9 November 1988 on the 50th anniversary of the November pogrom. Our second location, Museum Judengasse, was added in 1992.

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Digital Museum

Diverse social media channels, online exhibitions and apps: Find out everything you would like to know about our digital offerings and our digital strategy here.

Digitale Vermittlungsangebote im Jüdischen Museum Frankfurt. Kinder mit Tablet im Museum Judengasse Frankfurt

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