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    Holiday wishes 5782

    The Jewish Museum of Greece wishes you Happy New Year

    #Hannah – Newsletter no 1

    Since the beginning of 2021, the Jewish Museum of Greece participates at the european project entitled REC “ HANNAH: cHallenging And debuNkiNg Antisemitic MytHs (HANNAH)”.  To find out more about the activities and training seminars that will take place as part of this European project you can click here. The...

    Doris Brickner

    We were saddened to hear about the unfortunate loss of Doris Brickner who was a fervent supporter and member of the BoD of the AFJMG. The JMG honors her memory and considers her valuable contribution as a source of inspiration and strength for the continuation of its research and cultural...

    “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...