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Jewish Museum of Maryland

15 Lloyd St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4606
+1 410-732-6400
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You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy this museum. If you are a student of architecture that would... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Baltimore, United States
Relive the early Baltimore Jewish history

I enjoyed the special exhibits but mostly the tour of the 2 synagogues adjacent to the museum... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Marilyn A
Windham, Connecticut
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15 Lloyd St, Baltimore, MD 21202-4606
+1 410-732-6400
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Reviewed 6 days ago

You don't have to be Jewish to enjoy this museum. If you are a student of architecture that would be a reason to go. Good idea to be here during a service.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I enjoyed the special exhibits but mostly the tour of the 2 synagogues adjacent to the museum. Well displayed and very creative

Thank Marilyn A
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Ernie is an amazing tour guide. So passionate about the heritage and taught me and my girlfriend so much. Exhibits are great and the gift shop is awesome. Thanks for an amazing Sunday afternoon in Baltimore!

Thank tommay911
Reviewed 20 March 2017

After passing by the museum on almost a daily basis, I finally made it inside. The current special exhibit was a sobering history of the town of Auschwitz, or in Polish Oświęcim, from medieval times to the post WW 2 years. Other exhibits included the...More

Thank Karen R
Reviewed 19 March 2017

This is a small museum with nice dioramas and photos explaining an important aspect of immigrant history in Baltimore. Look for the special exhibits which are often particularly interesting and educational. The gift store has a nice selection of things outside of the usual museum...More

Thank Lois B
Reviewed 22 February 2017 via mobile

Visited with a group of friends, Wow!! A great place to really get an understanding of historic Baltimore from the perspective of the Jewish community. The museum has exhibit space and the third oldest synagogue in the United States, The exhibits are well-crafted with lots...More

Thank Sami L
Reviewed 23 January 2017 via mobile

This museum was highly recommended and I enjoyed it tremendously. Tells the delightful story of the Jews of Baltimore. I saw the exhibit on Lombard Street which was done very well. Excellent book and gift shop.

Thank Marciahi
Reviewed 2 January 2017

what a wonderful museum with rotating exhibits in downtown Baltimore(visit the Aquarium also nearby)..with excellent docent Ms.Davis who describes and discusses during tour of the 2 synagogues adjacent to the museum and gift shop. A Must See Museum....you don't have to fly to Europe ...it's...More

Thank gghumphrey
Reviewed 30 December 2016

A lovely museum that showcases not just local history but special exhibits (like Jews and Medicine) with a local flare. Do not miss the opportunity to check out the two historical synagogues (the tours are 3 times daily). They are beautiful and the tour is...More

Thank Robin B
Reviewed 26 October 2016

This is not the largest Jewish museum we have been to, but it was one of the best. The two excellent exhibits were very well done, with wonderful artifacts as well as really good explanations of what we were seeing. The icing on the cake...More

Thank AlanR27
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