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The Jewish Museum Vienna and the Austrian Ministry of Defense make restitution to the Ephrussi family possible

Thanks to research on “The Ephrussis. Travel in Time” exhibition held in 2019, the painting located at the Museum of Military History has now been restituted.
01. September 2021 |
Vienna and the world

“Before I learn another profession, I’d rather learn Hebrew!”

Stella Kadmon in Tel Aviv.
09. August 2021 | Sabine Bergler
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Olympics at the Jewish Museum Vienna

Only eight hits in the museum inventory? Is the Jewish Museum Vienna really that unathletic? By no means!
28. Juli 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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A Jewish Valentine’s Day in summer

On the 15th of Av, in Hebrew “Tu B’Av,” love is celebrated in the Jewish calendar.
23. Juli 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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Caffeine on Kohlmarkt

The Story of Alfred Weiss and His Café, Coffee (and Tea) Arabia.
12. Juli 2021 | Michael Freund
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After the men’s European championship is before the women’s European championship - a look forward with a look back

While the eagerly awaited European Men’s Soccer Championship is being celebrated these days in a corona-compliant manner, the Austrian female footballers are preparing for their appearance at the UEFA Women’s EC in England next year.
06. Juli 2021 | Agnes Meisinger
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Out and about in "Our City!" - Josefstadt

A municipal housing estate now stands at the site of the synagogue consecrated and opened in 1903 at Neudeggergasse 12 in Vienna’s eight district.
10. Juni 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
Obituaries

Robert Brande (1944 - 2021)

The Jewish Museum Vienna mourns the loss of Dr. Robert Brande.
26. Mai 2021 | Danielle Spera
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Finally guided tours and a visit to Café Eskeles again!

As of today, May 19, our Café Eskeles is open and the cultural education team will be able to accompany you through all exhibitions again!
18. Mai 2021 | Jewish Museum Vienna
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Dear Doctor...

Wishing living persons a happy birthday is common practice, but as an explorer of the soul, will it not seem particularly strange to you that one writes letters to the dead?
06. Mai 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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Welcome back to the museum

We are happy to welcome you back at both museum locations from May 3!
30. April 2021 | Jewish Museum Vienna
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Out and about in "Our City!" - Währing

The incorporated suburbs of Währing, Weinhaus, Gersthof, Pötzleinsdorf, Neustift am Walde and Salmannsdorf have been part of the Währing district since 1892.
07. April 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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Museum currently closed

Due to the current restrictions in regards to the containment of Covid-19 both museum locations, Museum Dorotheergasse and Museum Judenplatz, have to remain closed until approximately May 2.
01. April 2021 | Jewish Museum Vienna
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Passover and Matzos

From March 27 to April 4, 2021, Jewish women and men all over the world celebrate the Passover festival, commemorating the Exodus from Egypt and the liberation from Egyptian slavery.
24. März 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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Three with a Pen on a Journey

From March 11, the exhibition "Three with a Pen" can be visited in the Austrian Cultural Forum New York. In this blog curator Sabine Bergler talks about the three protagonists and travelling...
02. März 2021 | Sabine Bergler
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Cycling in Shanghai

Because of the museum´s closure the rickshaw and Victoria Blitz are a little bit bored. Hence they are talking about the exhibition "Little Vienna" once again...
04. Februar 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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About Searching and Finding

26. Januar 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
Obituaries

Arik Brauer (1929-2021)

The Jewish Museum Vienna mourns the passing of Arik Brauer...
25. Januar 2021 | Danielle Spera
Vienna and the world

Between Vienna and Shanghai

This blog leads Hannah Landsmann to the Shanghai exhibition, where she introduces the Grauaug family...
20. Januar 2021 | Hannah Landsmann
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21. Dezember 2020 | Hannah Landsmann
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Museum currently closed

02. Oktober 2020 | Jewish Museum Vienna
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Further information for your visit

11. August 2020 | Jewish Museum Vienna
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Further information for your visit

27. Mai 2020 | Jewish Museum Vienna

Élie-Anatole Pavil and Charles Ephrussi

20. Mai 2020 | Gabriele Kohlbauer-Fritz
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What you wouldn’t see otherwise or Tanuki writes a letter

Dear Mr. Ephrussi, Dear Viktor, you would never have thought that a netsuke, a Japanese something to fasten the sagemono to the kimono belt, would ever write to you, would you?...
13. Mai 2020 | Hannah Landsmann
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Hedy Mandl at the Opera Ball

04. Mai 2020 | Andrea Winklbauer
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The museum opens on May 31!

30. April 2020 | Jewish Museum Vienna

Shabbat Shalom!

| Jewish Museum Vienna
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Rosh Hashana

| Hannah Landsmann
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Yom Kippur

| Hannah Landsmann