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.
Join us to reflect on the incredible life of Bess Myerson (July 16, 1924 – December 14, 2014), the first and still only Jewish Miss America to date.
Presentation and Tasting by Chip Cassidy
Showcasing a glimpse into our Museum’s collection, this 20th anniversary exhibition focuses on the influence of Floridian Jews on the development of the Sunshine State, from the pioneer families who settled here more than 250 years ago, to today’s movers and shakers. MORE>
This exhibition features contemporary and often provocative depictions of the Sabbath through the works of leading international artists. In an era when technology and culture have eroded the boundaries separating work, play and relaxation, this exhibit presents new possibilities and definitions of the 'day of rest.' MORE>
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Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Open Tuesdays through Sundays from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Bessie's Bistro & Orovitz Museum Store are Closed on Saturdays.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org five days in advance to initiate your request.
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.