Jewish Museum of Greece participation in the ICOM International Museums Day

The Jewish Museum of Greece participated in the ICOM International Museums Day on Friday 18 May 2012. The theme this year was: Museums in a changing world – New challenges, new inspirations” and the public visiting the museum on that day were offered a) organized tours for adult audiences through both the permanent as well as the temporary exhibition, “The Memorial: 16 Artists propose“, b) an educational program for adults, schools and families entitled “Mazal Tov”: from birth, to name giving, to religious adulthood and marriage”. An intercultural program about the Cycle of Life and related customs of the Jewish religion and theircomparison with similar traditions of other religions.