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    The Jewish Museum of Greece will remain closed

    The Jewish Museum of Greece will remain closed on Monday 21 June 2021 due to the public holiday.

    “Untold Stories of the Holocaust, from the Corners of Europe”

    The Jewish Museum of Greece is pleased to announce the launch of the "Untold Stories of the Holocaust, from the Corners of Europe" program in collaboration with the National Holocaust Centre and Museum (UK) and the  Holocaust Memorial Day Trust (UK) funded by the IHRA (International Holocaust Remembrance Alliance). The seven excellent initiatives selected as...

    Press Release on the Reopening of the Jewish Museum of Greece

    The Jewish Museum of Greece will reopen for the public on Tuesday, June 1, 2021

    International Museum Day – May 18, 2021

    Let us all celebrate together the great cultural holiday, the International Museum Day, on May 18, 2021.

    “How Can the IHRA Recommendations for Teaching and Learning About the Holocaust Help You?”

    On April 25, 2021, Dr. Alexandra Patrikiou, a researcher and historian at the Jewish Museum of Greece, and Dr. Maria Vassilikou, also a historian and associate of the JMG, participated in a special discussion for teachers from Greece, Israel and the United States on "How the IHRA Recommendations for...

    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 around the world, including the Jewish Museum of Greece, the Conference on Jewish Material Claims Against Germany (Claims Conference) announced a new Holocaust survivor-led, digital...

    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 Museum of Greece. In 2003, he participated in a group art exhibition entitled "Dialogue with a Museum", which was presented in the Temporary Exhibitions Area of...

    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 Meri - Burbeck, based on the relative collections and research of the Jewish Museum of Greece. The course will present two basic types of Jewish clothing...

    German and Greek IHRA Presidency Handover Videos

    Dear friends, Today marks the Handover of the IHRA Presidency from Germany to Greece. In keeping with the digital spirit of the past year and in lieu of an in-person ceremony, the outgoing and incoming Chairs have prepared Handover Videos, which we encourage you to watch. The German Presidency's video as well as...