"A World Erased: A Grandson's Search for His Family's Holocaust Secrets"
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.
Author Patricia Posner discusses her book From the British Isles to Auschwitz
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
301 Washington Avenue
Miami Beach, Florida 33139
Open Tuesday-Sunday from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Closed Mondays and holidays.
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.