Museum News

Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage Announces A Week of Special Programming Honoring Kristallnacht, or Night of the Broken Glass

11/4/21 As one of Ohio’s premiere educational resources for Holocaust education, the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to offer a week-long series of special public programs in honor of the anniversary of Kristallnacht, Night of the Broken Glass.

Maltz Museum Founder Milton S. Maltz Releases Memoir, On Sale Now at Museum Store

Milton Selwyn Maltz, successful broadcasting entrepreneur and noted philanthropist, is pleased to announce the publication of his memoir entitled “A Passion for Broadcasting: Stories of My Life.“ The 224-page volume recounts stories of the author’s childhood, education, military service, and

Free & Open to the Public: Sunday, November 7 Acclaimed Theatrical One-Woman Performance of The Children of Willesden Lane

10-19-21 The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage, in partnership with USC Shoah Foundation, proudly presents The Children of Willesden Lane, the critically acclaimed one-woman theatrical performance by concert pianist Mona Golabek. The show is based on Golabek’s book (of the same

When You’ve Lost Everything, a Single Object Can Take on Extraordinary Meaning.

9-15-21 Stories of Survival: Object. Image. Memory. is a landmark exhibit that showcases more than 60 never-before-seen personal items brought to America by Survivors of the Holocaust and genocide. The exhibition makes its Cleveland debut October 27, 2021 through February 27,

Maltz Museum Announces Launch of 2021/22 Stop the Hate Program

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage announces its 14th annual Stop the Hate program launch. The theme for this year is courage, inspired by Cambodian-born American human-rights activist, author, and Cleveland resident, Loung Ung who famously said, “Courage is when

2021 Stop the Hate Contest Winners Announced

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to announce the 2021 winners of the 13th 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

2021 Stop the Hate Contest Finalists Announced

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is proud to announce the 2021 cohort of Northeast Ohio students and schools competing as finalists in the 13th Annual Stop the Hate® Youth Speak Out & Youth Sing Out Contest, in which middle and high school

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage Announces Access Program for Low-Income Families

Today the Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage announced that it has joined Museums for All, a signature access program of the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS), administered by the Association of Children’s Museums (ACM), to encourage people of

700+ Guests Register for Notorious Rbg Virtual Launch

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage has kicked off a new season of all-virtual public programs with its first-ever virtual launch event for Notorious RBG: The Life and Times of Ruth Bader Ginsburg, presented locally by PNC Bank.   On the evening

Carole F. Hoover & Vanessa L. Whiting to be recognized as forces of positive change in Northeast Ohio

The Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage is honored to announce Carole F. Hoover and Vanessa L. Whiting as recipients of the 8th Annual Maltz Heritage Award for being forces of positive change in the community, recognizing their transformational leadership, civic