Free Admission This Independence Day and More July Specials

Rediscover the Maltz with Reduced Admission, Store Sale, and Free Tours


Beachwood, OH (June 18, 2013) – Didn’t give yourself enough time to experience the Maltz Museum’s  permanent collection An American Story on your last visit?  Unaware of The Temple-Tifereth Israel Gallery?  No chance to browse through the Museum Store?  This July, rediscover the Museum of Jewish Heritage with special admission rates and a spectacular Museum Store sale!


Independence Day Free Admission – Friends and family can escape the heat (or rain) this Fourth of July and see the Museum’s permanent collections for free.  In An American Story, visitors will step inside a world filled with inspiring and moving stories of Jewish immigrants and their impact on Cleveland’s history.  Many miss The Temple-Tifereth Israel Gallery on their first visit. The gallery features an awe-inspiring selection from The Temple Museum of Religious Art’s exceptional collection of art and artifacts from around the world.  The Museum will be open regular hours, 11am – 5pm.


$5 Fridays – Starting Friday, July 5, Maltz Museum admission is only $5 for all adults, seniors, and students.  Offer good every Friday through the end of September.


Blue Star Museums – A collaboration among the National Endowment for the Arts, Blue Star Families, the Department of Defense, and more than 1,800 museums across America to offering free admission to all active duty military personnel and their families from Memorial Day through Labor Day 2013.


Summer Sale – 40% off all merchandise in the Museum Store throughout the month of July! Items include one-of-a-kind hand-painted wooden gifts from Israel, pewter and glass works from American artists, books, CD’s, menorahs, and more.  Shoppers can also register to win a $100 gift certificate on a future purchase.  Museum admission not required to visit the Museum Store.


Drop-In Tours at 2pm – Enhance your visit to An American Story or The Temple-Tifereth Israel Gallery with a new set of docent-led Drop-In Tours starting July 16. On Tuesdays, join us for Let Us Entertain You, a tour looking at Jews in American theatre, movies, and entertainment.  On Thursdays visitors can take a Treasures of the Temple Gallery tour of magnificent Jewish art and artifacts.  Still available are the traditional Drop-Ins on Wednesdays and Sundays where guests can get brief overview tour of the entire permanent collection of the Museum.  Tours last 45 minutes and are free with Museum admission.