Museum News

Free for the Holidays? Maltz Museum Offers Free Events This Winter Season

The Maltz Museum opens its doors at no-cost or low-cost this winter during special holiday events! From celebrating Chanukah as part of our first-ever multicultural festival with Jewish, Christian, and Muslim families to making welcome cards for refugees and new

On Voting Day, See an Exhibit on Voting Rights! Maltz Museum Offers FREE Admission 1:00 – 5:00 pm on Tuesday, November 8th

On Tuesday, November 8th from 1:00 to 5:00 pm, the Maltz Museum invites the public to explore its newly opened special exhibition for free in honor of Voting Day! As relevant today as they were half a century ago, more

Maltz Museum Exhibition Portrays the Civil Rights Struggles of the 1960s & Continuing Efforts to Bridge America’s Racial Divide With the Return of This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement

As relevant today as they were half a century ago, more than 150 black-and-white images chronicling the Southern Freedom Movement are featured in This Light of Ours: Activist Photographers of the Civil Rights Movement, on view October 26, 2022, through

Maltz Museum Prepares to Bring History to Life

The public is invited to become beta testers for the newest addition to the Maltz Museum’s permanent collection. Using state-of-the-art technology, the Museum partnered with StoryFile to capture the courageous life story of Cleveland icon and civil rights activist, the

New Logo! A Message from Managing Director, David Schafer

To our Friends, Shalom! Shalom is a Hebrew greeting used to express the sentiment of total wellbeing and harmony, a word that translates to mean hello, goodbye, and peace. In Judaism, the dove is a symbol for peace. The dove

A Message from our Co‑Founders

To our Members, Volunteers, and Supporters: Every day we turn on the television and hear reports about horrific acts of racism, rising antisemitism, and other instances of discrimination. Innocent people’s lives are being destroyed by rage, terror, and … hate.

Chagall for Children: Where Kids Can Touch the Art Opens May 11 at the Maltz Museum in Beachwood

May 4, 2022 The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage announces the highly anticipated Cleveland premiere of Chagall for Children, which explores the work of one of the best-known and most-loved artists of the twentieth century, Marc Chagall. Hands-on and interactive,

LAKEWOOD HIGH SCHOOL’S JACQUELINE HUDAK NAMED GRAND PRIZE WINNER OF THE 2022 STOP THE HATE YOUTH SPEAK OUT CONTEST

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to announce the 2022 winners of the 14th Annual Stop the Hate® Youth Speak Out & Youth Sing Out Contest. The contest annually awards $100,000 in scholarships and prizes to middle and high

Top 20 Stop the Hate Contest Finalists Announced

3/18/22 The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to announce the 14th Annual Stop the Hate® Youth Speak Out & Youth Sing Out Awards Ceremony. Through the generosity of a donor, the Maltz Museum annually awards $100,000 to Northeast Ohio

Maltz Museum Announces a Free Hybrid MLK Day Celebration

12/15/21 The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage will be free and open to the public on Monday, January 17, with the special event, “Hear Our Voices: Annual MLK Day Celebration.” Rooted in the Jewish value of respect for all humanity,