Upcoming Events

Jewish Walking Tour of Miami Beach- April 28, 2019

04/28/2019 11:00 AM

The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

Jewish Walking Tour of Miami Beach- May 5, 2019

05/05/2019 11:00 AM

The tour includes an overview of the more than 100 years of Jewish history of Miami Beach; discussion of significant Jewish people and organizations, both present and past, in Miami Beach; and a review of various architectural styles found in the city, including Jewish contributions.

17th Annual Judges & Lawyers Event

05/07/2019 06:00 PM

Please join us for an evening with fellow colleagues at the 17th Annual Judges and Lawyers Event.Retired Justice Gerald Kogan will be the Keynote Speaker.

Special Announcements

The Evening of of Eclectic Jewish Poetry scheduled for Monday, April 15 is NOT cancelled.

Please be aware that the FIU Music Concert originally scheduled for Tuesday, April 16 was cancelled.

23rd Annual Breaking the Glass Ceiling Awards Luncheon Sunday, April 7, 2019

Thank you everyone who attended the 23rd Annual Breaking the Glass Ceiling Awards Luncheon. The Museum proudly recognized this year’s honorees: Susan Brustman, Michele Oka Doner, Mera Rubell & Elizabeth Schwartz and welcomed them into our prestigious group of nearly 100 Breaking the Glass Ceiling honorees to date. Click here to view Breaking the Glass Ceiling Ad Journal which lists event sponsors, honoree bios and more.

Current Exhibitions

Shtetl in the Sun: Andy Sweet’s South Beach 1977-1980

March 19, 2019 - June 23, 2019

The national museum debut of Shtetl in the Sun: Andy Sweet’s South Beach 1977-1980. The exhibition celebrates the legendary photographer’s work in the late 1970s capturing the colorful elderly Jewish community in South Beach, before his death at a young age. Based on the new book by Brett Sokol from Letter16 Press.

Through the Hat: The Art of Steve Marcus

March 6, 2019– May 21, 2019

Through the Hat is the first museum show from the internationally acclaimed NYC based artist, Steve Marcus. The exhibition includes over 26 wood carved sculptures and Jewish ritual objects, more than a dozen hand drawn works of art on paper and custom synagogue furniture.

The Art of Noise Groggers throughout the Diaspora Fain Family Collection

March 31, 2019 - June

The 52 noisemakers on display, were collected by Colleen and Richard over 20 years from around the world and are being shown publicly for the very first time.  The diverse styles of the noisemakers reflect different regions and cultures and are as varied as the materials they are made from.

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

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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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