Upcoming Events

“Dispersed among the Nations’: The Lost Tribes of Israel in Madagascar” Lecture by Nathan Devir

01/23/2017 07:00 PM

What does a mass conversion in Madagascar teach us about the effects of globalization, digital media, and the spread of religious ideas as a “soft” form of transnational diplomacy? And what does the increasing popularity of Judaism as a religious option in the developing world mean for the state of Israel?

15th Annual Judges & Lawyers Event

01/24/2017 05:30 PM

Danielle N. Garno of Greenberg Traurig talks about fashion law at Annual Judges & Lawyers Event

Jewish Food Walking Tour-Jan 29, 2017

01/29/2017 11:00 AM

Learn the history of the SoFi neighborhood and the staple Jewish-owned restaurants in the area past and present, and taste samples of foods from Jewish restaurants. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

Current Exhibitions

Hot Couture: Florida Jews on the Fashion Scene, 1800s to Today

Explore the stories of Florida Jews in the fashion industry through generations of designing, manufacturing, dressing and influencing the local and international scene in all types of clothing from beachwear to ball gowns.

On view 2016 – November 5, 2017

Stitching History from the Holocaust

Paul & Hedy Strnad tragically perished in the Holocaust, but their memories live on in letters, sketches and the 8 dresses meticulously created from Hedy's designs, which form the core of this memorable exhibit.

December 19, 2016 – March 19, 2017

Contact Us

301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Phone: 305-672-5044
Fax: 305-672-5933
Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and holidays.
Bessie's Bistro & Orovitz Museum Store are Closed on Saturdays.

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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 Jo Ann Arnowitz, Executive Director, at 786-972-3180 or director@jewishmuseum.com five days in advance to initiate your request.


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 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.

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