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Touring exhibitions

Exhibitions for hire

We have a variety of touring exhibitions on different themes available for hire.

These are suitable for display in museums, schools, colleges, libraries, synagogues and other public venues.

Some focus on different aspects of the fascinating story of the Jewish community in Britain. Others relate to stories of immigration and the Holocaust and carry powerful messages against prejudice and racism.

 

Touring exhibitions

The Holocaust and Second World War

Touring exhibitions

Champion of the Child - Janusz Korczak

A pioneer of children’s rights and a key influence in the 1979 UN Convention on Children’s Rights, Janusz Korczak (1879-1942) devoted his life to the rights and wellbeing of children,regardless of nationality or religion. This exhibition tells the inspirational story of his life and work with the children ofWarsaw, his death - together with the orphans in his care - at the hands of the Nazis, and his continuing legacy worldwide. It raises challenging issues relating to children’s rights today.
25 freestanding banners 80 cm x 180 cm

Touring exhibitions

The Last Goodbye - The Rescue of Children from Nazi Europe

The story of the 10,000 unaccompanied child refugees admitted to Britain on the Kindertransport, highlighting issues relating to prejudice, racism and indifference.  An education resource with the same title is also avaliable.
15 freestanding banners 80 cm x 180 cm 

Touring exhibitions

Am I My Brother’s Keeper? Rescue in the Holocaust

This raises challenging ethical and moral issues, focusing on the stories of particular individuals, both rescuers and those who were rescued, who lived or settled in Britain.
21 panels. Hanging system: Velcro 60 cm x 84 cm 

Touring exhibitions

‘The Boys’ - Triumph over Adversity

The story of a group of teenage Holocaust survivors admitted to Britain after the Second World War, produced in association with the book by eminent historian Sir Martin Gilbert.
12 panels. Hanging system: Velcro or eyelets 60 cm x 84 cm 

Touring exhibitions

History & Culture

Touring exhibitions

Closing the Door? Immigrants to Britain 1905 to today

Taking as its starting-point the 1905 Aliens Act, this exhibition investigates how immigration has affected British life over the last century and provides a fresh look at the controversial issue, drawing on the experience of different immigrant communities.

16 panels. Hanging system: Velcro 50 cm x 100 cm 

Touring exhibitions

3½ Centuries of British Jewish Life

Explores the history of Britain’s Jewish community, one of the country’s oldest minorities, and how it has met the challenge of retaining its distinctive religion and identity while playing an active role in society. Like the history of Britain itself, this is a story of successive waves of migration of people from diverse countries.
16 freestanding banners 80 cm x 180 cm 

Touring exhibitions

Photographic exhibitions

Touring exhibitions

Abayudaya – The Jews of Uganda  

Photographs by Rena Pearl of Ugandan Jews, whose knowledge and practice of Judaism developed in isolation over several generations, without any significant contact with world Jewry until the 1990s.

20 framed colour photographs, 55cm x 41cm

Touring exhibitions

From Ridley Road to Radlett

Ian Lillicrapp’s images portray the diverse character of Jewish food shops from the East End to the suburbs.     

32 framed colour photographs, 46cm x 37cm

Touring exhibitions

Portraits of an Era – Photographs of the East End

East End scenes and characters captured by American photographer Irv Kline in the 1980s. 

29 framed B&W photographs, 37cm x 46cm

Touring exhibitions

Contact and booking details

For more information or to place an order contact the museum: Jewish Museum London, Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street,London NW1 7NB
Telephone:020 7284 7384

Email:curator@jewishmuseum.org.uk


Borrowers are responsible for arranging the collection and return of the exhibitions.