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40 years of active presence

Monday, April 12, 2021

    Watch the anniversary video for the 40 years of the Jewish Museum of Greece.

    Take a short photographic journey of memories.

    "The Second World War and the Holocaust of the Greek Jews 1941 - 1944". Renewed and enriched interactive application for displaying archival material, which summarizes the history and events of World War II, the history of the Holocaust in Europe and more extensively in Greece.

    We encourage the friends and visitors of the Museum to choose the option of remote transactions.

    “The Jews of Greece: 2,300 Years of History and Tradition”. Renewed and updated interactive app featuring archival material and presenting the history of Greek Jews since late antiquity. Enjoy it.

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    Visit the digital exhibitions of the JMG

    Account book

    Account book of the communal organization Hevrah de Pisha, Ioannina, 1924 - 1925 Paper, blue ink, 24 x 16 cm JMG collection The Jewish Community of Ioannina encompassed a wide range of charitable, religious or social-welfare societies, which were operated by volunteers and provided support and financial aid for various purposes, such as food and money for the poor, visits to the sick and burial services or religious...

    The Oral History Archive of the Jewish Museum of Greece (OHA)

    The OHA today contains a total of 125 interviews, 69 by men and 55 by women, 14 in audio and the rest in audio-visual format. The interviews, conducted in the Greek language, constitute a record of the lives of members of the Jewish communities of Greece. There is more than 200 hours of material. About 30% of the interviews...

    Μuseum Αrtifacts
    Include more than 10,000 original artefacts, which document the material evidences of 2.300 years of Jewish history and culture in Greece

    News and Events
    Find out about the JMG activities

    The JMG participates at the #ItStartedWithWords

    The Holocaust did not begin with ghettos and concentration camps —it started with words. This April, with support from nearly 40 participating Holocaust institutions and organizations...

    Cornelius Grammenos

    We were saddened to learn of the unfortunate loss of the artist Cornelius Grammenos, who was a collaborator and a friend of the Jewish...

    Basic types of Jewish clothing in Greece

    The Hellenic Costume Society organises a series of two meetings on Jewish clothing. The presentations will be conducted by the curator of the JMG, Christina...