Exhibiting the Shoah in history museums – comparing approaches & sharing experiences

When: January 30, 2018 @ 18:00 – 20:00
Where: Brussels, House of European History, Belliardstraat 135, 1000 Brussel, Belgium

Panel debate – House of European History – Tuesday 30th January – 6 PM With: Steven Luckert, curator, United States Holocaust Memorial Museum, Washington, U.S.A Dariusz Stola, director, POLIN Museum of the History of Polish Jews, Warsaw, Poland Veerle Vanden … Continue reading

International Holocaust Remembrance Day

When: January 27, 2018 – January 28, 2018 all-day

Numerous commemoration and educational events in various countries. Events are on the Day — Jan. 27, the anniversary of the liberation of Auschwitz — and also in the days or even weeks surrounding the date.          

Hasidic Returns to Unforgotten Places

When: January 15, 2018 @ 18:00 – 19:30
Where: POLIN museum, Anielewicza 6, 00-157 Warszawa, Poland

Presentation and discussion of a book published by the National Centre for Culture and Studio Design Łódź that includes photographs by Agnieszka Traczewska documenting the world of the Hasidim and  their visits to the graves of the tzadikim. Apart from the … Continue reading

Future for Religious Heritage conference

When: October 11, 2018 all-day
Where: Paris

Biennial conference of Future for Religious Heritage — an NGO focused on the preservation, use, and promotion of heritage sites of all faiths in Europe. More details closer to the date.

Archaeology and Jewish itineraries in Sicily

When: February 18, 2018 @ 10:00 – 13:00
Where: Florence, Tourism & Archaeology Salon (room 4), Piazza Adua, 1, 50123 Firenze FI, Italy

New research on archaeological evidence of Jews in Sicily from Antiquity to the Middle Ages will be presented (in Italian) at the 2018 “tourismA” Salon for archaeology and tourism at the Palazzo dei Congressi in Florence. Program: «Ebrei e non … Continue reading

Remembering Across the Iron Curtain in the Cold War Era.

When: September 3, 2018 – September 4, 2018 all-day
Where: University of York, England , Heslington, York YO10 5DD, UK

Remembering Across the Iron Curtain in the Cold War Era. The Emergence of Holocaust Memory A Joint Conference of the Institute for the Public Understanding of the Past, University of York and the Institute of Contemporary History, Czech Academy of … Continue reading

New exhibit on Libyan Jews opening

When: December 20, 2017 @ 18:00 – 19:30
Where: Rome Jewish Museum, Via Catalana, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

  Inauguration of a new room at the Rome Jewish Museum dedicated to Libyan Jews, marking the 50th anniversary of the wave of Jews from Libya who found refuge in Italy.    

Jewish Museums Today Study Tour

When: January 22, 2018 @ 13:00 – January 23, 2018 @ 15:00
Where: POLIN museum, Anielewicza 6, 00-157 Warszawa, Poland

  Jewish Museums Today 2018 Warsaw // Poland January 22-23 In January 2018 the Association of European Jewish Museums (AEJM) will organize the 2nd edition of Jewish Museums Today: a 2-day study visit to Warsaw that will focus on communication and … Continue reading

Advanced Curatorial Education Programme

When: April 15, 2018 @ 10:00 – April 19, 2018 @ 16:00
Where: Frankfurt Jewish Museum, Untermainkai 14, 60311 Frankfurt am Main, Germany

The next edition of the Advanced Curatorial Education Programme will take place in Frankfurt (DE) in April 2018. The programme will have a special focus on Judaica collections that were created in the second half of the 19th century and up … Continue reading