The Jewish Museum

Jewish Britain

A History in 50 Objects


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In this exhibition you can discover some of our most treasured objects, and find out what they tell us about Jewish life in Britain from medieval to modern times. Find out more »

Featured Object

Poster for The King of Lampedusa

Sport and Leisure, Migration and settlement

mid 20th century


Poster advertising The King of Lampedusa, a Yiddish play staged at the famous Grand Palais Theatre in 1943; it enjoyed the longest run of any Yiddish play in London.

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