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Welcome to the Jewish Museum Milwaukee’s online Press Room. This page is designed for members of the working press. The media, upon request, may access information on current and upcoming exhibits. Thank you for your interest in the Jewish Museum Milwaukee, and we look forward to working with you!

Mission Statement

The Jewish Museum Milwaukee is dedicated to preserving and presenting the history of the Jewish people in southeastern Wisconsin and celebrating the continuum of Jewish heritage and culture. The history of American Jews is rooted in thousands of years of searching for freedom and equality. We are committed to sharing this story and the life lessons it brings with it, so that we may enhance the public’s awareness and appreciation of Jewish life and culture.

History of Jewish Museum

The Jewish Museum Milwaukee opened April 28, 2008. There is a rich past to how the Jewish Museum became what it is today. Learn More.

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Photography & Filming Policy

Members of the media may photograph or film any area in the Jewish Museum Milwaukee for the purpose of news coverage. A member of the Museum staff must accommodate all photo/film shoots. If you have any questions or would like more information, please email us at


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