The Museum offers a wide range of fun and educational public programs for families with children ages 0-10. From concerts and crafts, to story hours and puppet shows, all families are welcome to come to the Museum to celebrate holidays and learn about Jewish heritage.

To receive program updates, please send an e-mail to family@mjhnyc.org. Please include the age of your child/children so we can you send the appropriate program information.

To plan a visit to the Museum's exhibitions, find information here.

For more information, please call 646.437.4202 or e-mail family@mjhnyc.org.  

Playful programs about holidays and traditions for downtown Jewish and interfaith families with kids 0-3.


The programs will take place one Sunday per month. All programs start at 10: 30 a.m. Reservations are not needed.

February 2, March 2, April 13, and May 4 at 10:30 A.M.
Yellow Sneaker

Join the musical group Yellow Sneaker and their puppet pals for programs that nurture family bonds and bridge connections to Jewish life and traditions. Every concert will focus on a different Jewish holiday or value including: caring for the environment, friendship, and love and kindness. Families, musicians, and puppets will sing and learn together as a welcoming community. All types of families are welcome.

Yellow Sneaker features the Brooklyn-based performers and teaching artists Ora and Yoshie Fruchter.


Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions.


Come hear warm, whimsical tales about traditions, holidays, and families from some of today's best storybooks for children ages 0-4.


Wednesdays from 3:30 P.M. to 4:15 P.M.

February 5
March 5, 19
April 9, 23

PJ Library mails Jewish children's books each month to families for free! Sign up at www.pjlibrary.org.

Enjoy cool concerts and craft activities for young audiences ages 3-10 and their grown-ups.





Sunday, April 13, 2 P.M.

ShirLaLa's Passover Celebration

1 P.M. — 4 P.M. Crafts for children
1:30 P.M. Family mini-tour
2 P.M. Concert

ShirLaLa returns to tell the story of the Exodus through song. Join this exciting journey across the Sea of Reeds all the way to the Land of Milk and Honey. For ages 3-10.

$10, $7 children 10 and under
Museum members: $7, $5 children 10 and under

These concerts are made possible through a generous gift from the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.

The Museum's Public Programs are made possible through a generous gift from Mrs. Lily Safra.

NEW: Purchase a Family Pass
and get free tickets to MJH Kids Events

The Family Pass is not a Membership, but gives our family visitors valuable benefits for a reduced price.
Valid for one year from date of purchase.

  • 4 tickets per MJH Kids Sunday afternoon program
  • 6 Museum guest passes, children under 12 admitted free
    Purchase your Family Pass in person at the admissions desk or call 646.437.4334.


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