The Museum’s online press room contains the latest news, press releases, and information about exhibitions, educational initiatives, and programs.

The mission of the Museum is to educate people of all ages and backgrounds about the broad tapestry of Jewish life in the 20th and 21st centuries—before, during, and after the Holocaust.

If you are a member of the media and wish to contact the Museum to schedule an interview or a photo/video shoot, to be added to our media list, or for more information or images, please contact the Communications Department at 646.437.4336 or communications@mjhnyc.org.

Latest News


Mad Men's Matthew Weiner and Design Experts Take Part in Programs This Spring


Spring Programs Announced for the Museum of Jewish Heritage


Museum to Open First Exhibition to Explore Jewish Contribution to Modernism


Daily News Interview with Chairman Bruce C. Ratner about International Holocaust Remembrance Day


International Holocaust Remembrance Day Event to Feature Prominent Children of Survivors Telling Family Stories



 CNN's Wolf Blitzer to Screen and Discuss Sneak Preview of Auschwitz Documentary



  Museum Launches First Travel Program


  Museum Joins #Giving Tuesday to Bring Together Muslim and Jewish Students


  First Annual FASPE Ethical Leadership Award to be Given on October 6



   Robert M. Morgenthau Steps Down as Chairman, Museum Welcomes Bruce C. Ratner as Chairman of the       Board


    A Town Known As Auschwitz, A Poignant New Exhibit about the Life and Death of a Jewish Community


     Gov. Cuomo, Cardinal Dolan, and other Distinguished Guests Gather to Dedicate Memorial to Non-Jews Who Helped Rescue Jews During the Holocaust


For news releases from past events, contact the Press office.

Media Kits

Visit the media kits page for more detailed information about the Museum and special and permanent exhibitions. Click here for information about past exhibitions.

Expert Sources

The Museum is pleased to set up interviews between members of the media and our staff experts on topics related to the Holocaust and 20th century Jewish history.

Please contact the Communications Department at communications@mjhnyc.org or 646-437-4337 to submit your interview request.

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TOP LEFT: Installation view of Emma Lazarus: Poet of Exiles. Photo by Melanie Einzig. TOP RIGHT: Cornel West in a program at the Museum titled Can There Be a Prophetic Spirit in America Today? Photo by Melanie Einzig.

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