Maltz Museum Blog

Stop the Hate at Rock Hall

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, in partnership with Roots of American Music (ROAM) and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, celebrated the voices of young people standing up to bias and bigotry through the annual Stop the Hate® Youth

Light Chanukah Candles on Dec 5 with the Maltz Museum: Free Event

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage invites guests of all ages and backgrounds to join together for its annual Chanukah candle lighting and hear the story of Chanukah, sing traditional songs, make holiday crafts and more on Wednesday, December 5

Five Ways to Celebrate the Holiday Season with the Maltz Museum:

Looking for something to do this Thanksgiving holiday break? The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage will be open on Wednesday, November 21 from 11am to 9pm and Friday, November 23 from 11am to 5pm. Enjoy the spirit of the holiday

Israel: Then & Now Opens at Maltz Museum before traveling the country

A new world premiere special exhibition has launched at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage. Israel: Then & Now is a first of its kind special exhibition that invites visitors to see the landmarks, learn the history, explore the culture,

Alanna Cooper of Siegal Lifelong Learning goes Behind the Scenes at the Museum

Dear Friends, I visited the Maltz Museum last week to get a glimpse of the soon-to-be-opened exhibition, “Israel Then and Now.” I found the walls painted a lush shade of blue, but the space still empty, anticipating state-of-the art modules

The Island Within an Island: Cuba’s Jewish History

The Island Within an Island: Cuba’s Jewish History by Irene Shaland, December 20, 2017,  in Jewish World To be Cuban and to be Jewish is to be twice survivors.  —Maritza Corrales, The Chosen Island My visit to Cuba in March of 2017

10 Years of Stop the Hate®:
Lea Kayali

In 2015, Lea Kayali was the seventh Stop the Hate® grand prize winner. Read her essay below and register for the awards ceremony HERE. I am Palestinian but I am not the enemy. This disclaimer is all but necessary when introducing

10 Years of Stop the Hate®:
Justin Bachman

In 2014, Justin Bachman was the sixth Stop the Hate® grand prize winner. Read his essay below and register for the awards ceremony HERE. September 18, 2010, is the day that changed my life forever. That is the day I went

10 Years of Stop the Hate®:
Annie Robinson

In 2013, Annie Robinson was the fifth Stop the Hate® grand prize winner. Read her essay below and register for the awards ceremony HERE. As I reached up and felt the smooth, round, soft patch of skin on the back of

10 Years of Stop the Hate®:
Gabrielle Jones

In 2012, Gabrielle Jones was the fourth Stop the Hate® grand prize winner. Read her essay below and register for the awards ceremony HERE. Growing up, I was always bigger than my peers. My memories from middle school are filled