The National Museum of
American Jewish Military History
1811 R Street NW, Washington, D.C 20009. | 202-265-6280 | www.NMAJMH.org | email@example.com
The museum’s core exhibit, Jews in the American Military, shows Jewish participation in the American military from 1654 to today. Artifacts from a Revolutionary War rifle to the uniform of a casualty of the War in Iraq along with photos, video, and interactive media illustrate the experiences of those Jews who have worn the uniform of our country.
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What's happening at the Museum?
Join us for latkes, jelly doughnuts, gelt and song! We'll explore how Jews in the American military have continued the tradition of the Maccabees. Admission is free!
Bring your own Chanukah menorah for a group lighting. In the spirit of Chanukah, we are collecting gifts of gently used coats, warm clothing and accessories to be donated to homeless veterans.
Upcoming Jewish Study Center classes at the museum
December 2 - When Freedom Summer Came to Hattiesburg. Instructor: Marc Fisher.
December. 9 - The Future of the Alliance: What Do We Do With Our History? Instructor: Aaron Jenkins.
February 19, 1:00 p.m. - Robert Fried, Ed.D. - Discovering the remarkable story of an uncle’s World War II service
View the NMAJMH's Yahrzeit Program
Be a part of this worthwhile endeavor by purchasing a paver with a customized inscription commemorating a comrade, friend, or loved one. So far more than 250 beautiful commemorative bricks have been set on the pathway leading up to our door! Our Remembrance Walk allows museum visitors and supporters to recognize the contributions Jewish Americans have made to the preservation of peace and freedom in the United States of America. Order form
New mini certificate program
Make a donation to the museum in honor or in memory of someone important to you, and we will send that person (or their loved ones) a certificate with a personalized message from you. Whether you want to recognize a life, a birthday, an anniversary, or a special accomplishment, we will create a customized certificate for any occasion. We offer a variety of sizes and presentations and we can also send you or your organization blank certificates to fill in and hand out at your own convenience. Certificate order form
Mon - Fri: 9AM to 5PM
Closed Sat and most Jewish and Federal holidays
Open Sunday for 6 or more people by appointment only
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