Upcoming Events

Jewish Walking Tour of Miami Beach - February 17, 2019

02/17/2019 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.

Metropolitan Klezmer

02/17/2019 03:00 PM

The superb, all-female Metropolitan Klezmer’ genre-and gender-bending takes on klezmer, the exuberant, hornand-fiddle powered, old world Jewish-fusion dance music, have been heard on CBS Sunday Morning and Showtime’s The L Word and hailed as “brilliant, intense, eclectic... deliriously fun” (New York Music Daily).

Jewish Food Walking Tour - February 19, 2019

02/19/2019 12:00 PM

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. This Walking Food Tour is a fun adventure for locals and visitors alike – and your taste buds will thank you!

Special Announcements

Museum will be closed to the public on Friday, February 15 and Saturday, February 16 due to interior construction and improvements.

The museum will re-open at 1:00pm on Sunday, February 17 for guests attending the Annual Klezmer Music Concert.

Klezmer Music Concert Sunday, February 17, 2019 at 3:00pm

The superb, all-female Metropolitan Klezmer, genre-and gender-bending takes on klezmer, the exuberant, horn and-fiddle powered, old world Jewish-fusion dance music, have been heard on CBS Sunday Morning and hailed as “brilliant, intense, eclectic... deliriously fun” (New York Music Daily). Concert generously sponsored by Sylvia & Norman Levine. $25.00 for JMOF-FIU Members, $30.00 for Non-Members $36.00 Day of Show. Purchase tickets online

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

JMOF-FIU will honor four outstanding women on Sunday, April 7, 2019 at 23rd Annual Breaking the Glass Ceiling Awards Luncheon and Program. The Museum is proud to recognize this year’s honorees: Susan Brustman, Michelle Oka Doner, Mera Rubell & Elizabeth Schwartz and to welcome them into our prestigious group of nearly 100 Breaking the Glass Ceiling honorees to date. Click Here for Additional Information

Current Exhibitions

The Art of the Lithograph

November 7, 2018- March 3, 2019

The scope of the exhibit explores the history of the lithography process, taking the visitor from lithography stones to off-set and computer-to-plate printing. The exhibition features prints from Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Jim Dine, Don Eddy, R.B. Kitaj, Lee Krasner, Roy Lichtenstein, and Camille Pissarro to name a few.

Kaddish for Dąbrowa Białostocka: Images by Mark Podwal

January 3, 2019 - March 3, 2019

Kaddish for Dąbrowa Białostocka is a series of images from Mark Podwal’s 2016 visit to Dąbrowa Białostocka, the shtetl in Poland where his mother was born.

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.


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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