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Events

Join Jewish Museum Milwaukee for upcoming events:

Sunday August 21st, 2022 12:00 pm CDT - 4:00 pm CDT
Community Free Day
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Jewish Museum Milwaukee is thrilled to host this free community day for anyone living in Milwaukee County to visit 'Beyond Borders: The Art of Siona Benjamin' for FREE! 

Thursday August 25th, 2022 7:00 pm CDT - 8:15 pm CDT
Film Screening and Conversation - Blue Like Me
America’s Black Holocaust Museum, Milwaukee WI

‘Blue Like Me’ is a documentary that profiles Indian-American artist Siona Benjamin. Raised in the small Bene Israel Jewish community in Mumbai, India, Benjamin's art fuses world religions with eastern myths and western pop culture to create vibrant new worlds. Join our partners at America's Black Holocaust Museum for a film screening and conversation featuring Chelsea Cross and Nirmal Raja. 

Monday September 12th, 2022 All Day
Virtual Film Screening and Talkback - Shalom Bollywood: The Untold Story of Indian Cinema

When Indian cinema began 100 years ago it was taboo for Hindu and Islamic women to perform on screen, so Indian Jewish women, who were more liberal and progressive, took on female lead roles, which they then dominated for decades. However, because of their stage names, people thought they were Muslims or Christians. Until now….

Sunday September 25th, 2022 12:00 pm CDT - 5:00 pm CDT
Doors Open at Jewish Museum Milwaukee
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

Explore the history of Jewish Milwaukee through our permanent exhibit for FREE! Highlights include sections on Golda Meir, the Settlement Cookbook and the wall-sized Marc Chagall tapestry "The Prophet Jeremiah," which was made especially for our building.

Thursday October 27th, 2022 7:00 pm CDT - 8:45 pm CDT
Save the Date: Opening Preview of Jews in Space
Jewish Museum Milwaukee, Milwaukee WI

In exploring the Final Frontier through this multimedia exhibit, “May the Schwartz Be With You.” (Mel Brooks, ‘Spaceballs’).