Special Announcements

Out of an abundance of caution and with the health and well-being of our guests and the community in mind, the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU will be closed to the public until further notice.

For more coronavirus updates, visit fiu.edu/coronavirus.

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Student Comic Contest: MY Florida History

In celebration of our upcoming exhibition around comic artist and graphic novelist Will Eisner, JMOF-FIU invites students from grades 4-12 to develop a four-panel comic on [YOUR] Florida history. Students are encouraged to consider their personal family history, migration story, and what makes Florida home? Application and guidelines are Available Here.

Jews of Florida: Centuries of Stories

Jews of Florida: Centuries of Stories the new book by Marcia Jo Zerivitz is NOW available for purchase in the Orovitz Museum Store at the Jewish Museum of Florida-FIU.

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Click Here to Purchase your copy TODAY. Jews of Florida: Centuries of Stories makes a great gift for anyone!

Current Exhibitions

Judith Leiber: Master Craftsman

Judith Leiber: Master Craftsman tells the story of a fearless woman ahead of her time.This exhibition honors the Holocaust survivor-turned-mega-designer’s life, work and legacy and will feature photographs of Leiber alongside a comprehensive selection of Judith Leiber’s bags, belts, pillboxes and glasses, from collectors in Florida as well as from The Leiber Collection.

Zachary Balber: Tamim

See the TAMIM Virtual Tour Here

November 20, 2019– April 15, 2020

Zack Balber uses portrait photography to uncover the camouflaged identity (tattoos) of some of Judaism’s most unconventional Jews. Balber, Jewish himself, connected with the men he photographed while rediscovering his own heritage.

Auschwitz—A Place on Earth: The Auschwitz Album

January 9, 2020 - March 15, 2020

The so-called Auschwitz Album is the only known visual documentation of the arrival of a transport of Jews to Auschwitz-Birkenau. The compelling photographs in this exhibition created by Yad Vashem in Jerusalem document the “processing” of Jews from the Carpatho-Ruthenia region up to but not including their mass murder.

Coming Soon

Will Eisner: Comic Creator, Illustrator and Innovator

May 7 – September 13, 2020

Will Eisner, one of the earliest comic book artists, was the creator of the comic book The Spirit and the father of the graphic novel.

The exhibition will feature original illustrations, first edition comic books from The Spirit series, works from his army days, graphic novels and self-portraits.

Hello Gorgeous

Scheduled to Open in August, 2020

Hello Gorgeous, is an eclectic exhibition of costumes, photos, videos, record album covers and other objects, celebrating the life of Barbra Streisand.

Leonard Bernstein: The Power of Music

Fall, 2020

Leonard Bernstein: The Power of Music is the first large-scale museum exhibition to illustrate Leonard Bernstein’s life, Jewish identity, and social activism.

Contact Us

301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305-672-5044
Fax: 305-672-5933
Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10am-5pm
Closed Mondays and holidays.

Museum Admission (new admission prices effective 9/1/18)

Adults $12.00

Senior/Student $8.00

Family $24.00

School Groups (Per Child) $2.50

Adult Groups(20 or more) $8.00

Free Admission on Saturday

Museum Members, FIU Students, Faculty & Staff FREE

Media Contact

Erica Corsano

ecorsano@fiu.edu

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 Wheelchair accessible JMOF-FIU is handicap accessible. To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any accommodation to participate in any program or meeting, please contact Howard Horowitz, Finance Manager at 786-972-3171 or hhorowit@fiu.edu five days in advance to initiate your request.

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Museum Support

The Museum is supported by individual contributions, foundations, memberships and grants from the State of Florida, Department of State, Division of Cultural Affairs and the Florida Council on Arts and Culture,the Greater Miami Jewish Federation, the Miami-Dade County Tourist Development Council, the Miami-Dade County Department of Cultural Affairs and the Cultural Affairs Council, the Miami-Dade County Mayor and Board of County Commissioners and the City of Miami Beach, Cultural Affairs Program, Cultural Arts Council, Funding Arts Network.

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Contact Us

301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305-672-5044
Fax: 305-672-5933
Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10am-5pm
Closed Mondays and holidays.

Museum Admission (new admission prices effective 9/1/18)

Adults $12.00

Senior/Student $8.00

Family $24.00

School Groups (Per Child) $2.50

Adult Groups(20 or more) $8.00

Free Admission on Saturday

Museum Members, FIU Students, Faculty & Staff FREE

Media Contact

Erica Corsano

ecorsano@fiu.edu

Join our email list

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Instagram

 Wheelchair accessible JMOF-FIU is handicap accessible. To request materials in accessible format, sign language interpreters, and/or any accommodation to participate in any program or meeting, please contact Howard Horowitz, Finance Manager at 786-972-3171 or hhorowit@fiu.edu five days in advance to initiate your request.

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