Museum News

David Schafer to Retire as Maltz Museum Managing Director

Beachwood – February 21, 2024 The Board of Trustees of the Maltz Museum announced today that David Schafer plans to step down as Managing Director later this year. He has served in this position since 2017 and with the Maltz

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

The Maltz Museum opens its doors at no-cost or low-cost this winter during special holiday events! From celebrating Chanukah with traditional songs and candle lighting to making welcome cards for refugees and new immigrants on Christmas Day to engaging in

Applications Now Being Accepted: New Community Grants Supporting Anti-bias Education Initiatives

Applications are now being accepted as part of the Maltz Museum’s annual Stop the Hate program and contest, which provides Northeast Ohio students, teachers, and their schools with a total of $100,000 in scholarships, prizes, and grants. New to the

Statement From Maltz Museum on the Attack on Israel

We are living through history and watching it unfold. One day, our children and grandchildren will stand in a Jewish Museum like ours studying artifacts that teach them about this horrific war – a war that is reflective of historic

Joanie and Tom Adler to receive 2024 Maltz Heritage Award May 20 at Cleveland Museum of Art

The Maltz Museum is delighted to announce that Joanie and Tom Adler have been selected as the distinguished honorees of the 2024 Maltz Heritage Award. This prestigious award celebrates individuals whose exceptional leadership, visionary contributions, and unwavering humanity have brought

Stop the Hate Scholarship Contest Open for Submissions

The Maltz Museum’s 16th Annual Stop the Hate Contest and Program has officially launched for the 2023/2024 school year. Each year, approximately 8,000 students participate in the Stop the Hate program through workshops and tours and about 3,000 students enter

New Holocaust Exhibition makes Cleveland Premiere THE GIRL IN THE DIARY: SEARCHING FOR RYWKA FROM THE LODZ GHETTO

The Maltz Museum announces a new special exhibition making its Cleveland premiere in fall of 2023. The Girl in the Diary: Searching for Rywka from Lodz Ghetto tells the remarkable story of 1945, when a Soviet doctor found a school

ONLY ONE MONTH LEFT! Rube Goldberg™: The World of Hilarious Invention! Exhibit On view through August 27 at the Maltz Museum

Created by the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh in partnership with the Heirs of Rube Goldberg, Rube Goldberg™: The World of Hilarious Invention! Exhibit will be on view at the Maltz Museum (2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood; maltzmuseum.org). Showcasing Pulitzer Prize winning humorist and

MALTZ MUSEUM ANNOUNCES 2023 STOP THE HATE CONTEST WINNERS

(CLEVELAND, OH) – The Maltz Museum is proud to announce the 2023 winners of the 15th 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 school upstanders

RUBE GOLDBERG™: THE WORLD OF HILARIOUS INVENTION! EXHIBIT OPENS AT MALTZ MUSEUM MAY 24, 2023 WITH FAMILY-FRIENDLY LAUNCH EVENT 7 PM – 8:30 PM

Rube Goldberg™: The World of Hilarious Invention! Exhibit opens at the Maltz Museum on Wednesday, May 24 with a family-friendly launch event. Tour the new special exhibition and the museum’s permanent collections anytime during the museum’s open hours. Then, from


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