Maltz Museum Blog

5 Websites We Love that Celebrate Israel

By Dahlia Fisher — April 28, 2020 This week is Yom Ha’atzmaut, Israeli Independence Day, when fans are usually applying blue and white face paint, waving flags in the air, and chowing down on falafel at a packed concert featuring

7 Ways to Practice Holocaust Remembrance

By Dahlia Fisher — April 21, 2020 Yom Hashoah, Israel’s Holocaust Remembrance Day, begins on the evening of April 20 and continues through April 21 this year. This is when candles are lit for the victims and stories are told

Top 10 Ideas for Hosting an International Day at Home

By Dahlia Fisher — April 14, 2020 There are as many ways to explore culture as there are countries. And, at the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, we believe learning about different cultures builds empathy while developing open minds. If

10 Ways to Make New Traditions this Passover

By Dahlia Fisher & Courtney Krieger — April 7, 2020 Gathering with friends and family during Passover is part of what makes the holiday special. But, with the current mandate for social distancing, few of us will be able to

5 Cultural Institutions We Love Right Now

By Dahlia Fisher & Courtney Krieger — 4/1/2020 Just weeks ago we were focused on visitors joining us at our physical location to explore artifacts and images as a way to learn about Jewish heritage. Similarly, we could visit a

Judith Resnik

In honor of International Women’s Day the Maltz Museum would like to honor the accomplishments of women by highlighting the stories of women that can be found in our collections. Today we are honoring Judith (Judy) Resnik, a pioneering woman

Give the Gift of Membership: Shop Our Sale

New memberships are on sale now through December 31, 2019 Individual Memberships are only $35 (regularly $50) Household Memberships are only $55 (regularly $75)   Member benefits include: Admission to the museum is always free Invitations to exclusive exhibition preview

Make A Difference- Volunteer From Home!

The Maltz Museum is seeking passionate upstanders to help recognize our future leaders. Now in its 12th year, our flagship program “Stop the Hate” awards students with over $100,000 in college scholarships annually. We receive over 2,000 essays every year

Upcoming August Programs

We’re in our third and final month of the Everyday Heroes Activity Center!  Check out our upcoming August programs to explore our community heroes and the differences that make us beautiful! FAMILY FUN DAY: Differences Are Beautiful Day SUN, AUG

Member of the Month Susan Valins

Why did you initially join the museum and why have you stayed a member all these years? I was retiring from teaching and was looking for a way to become involved and volunteer in the Jewish community. At that time