All drop-in tours are included with Museum admission and free for Members. Simply let the front desk know when you arrive at the Museum that you would like to be part of the tour.
Everyday Heroes Story Tour: “Sarah & Samuel’s American Story”
Offered during regular museum hours June 4 – August 30
Join us for a self-guided tour featuring hands-on components designed specifically to engage younger audiences. Oversized pages from a custom-created children’s book guide you through the Museum’s core exhibition, An American Story, as you discover the heroic qualities of an immigrant Russian family moving to America during the late 1800s. Explore themes of hard work, caring for each other, and the courage to try new things on this new family-friendly tour!
An American Story: Sundays and Wednesdays at 2pm
Offered June 2 – August 28, 2019
Hear the moving stories of Jewish immigrants in this informative and inspiring look at what it takes to survive and thrive in a new country. Guided by a knowledgeable volunteer docent.
Stop the Hate: Tuesdays at 2pm
Offered June 4 – August 27, 2019
One of our most popular student tour of the school year, Stop the Hate tours are now to the public this summer. Hate knows many forms in human history, from everyday acts of discrimination to global terror campaigns. Through a study of historical documents and artifacts combined with discussion, tour-goers are given opportunity to reflect on intolerance and oppression in the world and in their own lives, considering how destructive forces can affect social, economic, and political aspects of society and identifying possible solutions for advancing inclusivity. Appropriate for ages 12+.
Treasures of the Temple-Tifereth Israel Gallery: Thursdays at 2pm
Offered June 6 – August 29, 2019
Discover the treasures of The Temple-Tifereth Israel Gallery with a guided glimpse of magnificent Jewish art and artifacts from around the world. No reservations needed – and no extra charge! Simply let the front desk know when you purchase your ticket that you would like to be part of the tour.