Exodus Going out from Egypt - Arrivals
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Wilderness The desert wandering - Standpoints
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Mitzvah The good deed - Mitzvah
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The Giving of the Law Receiving the Law - Traditions
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The Promised Land The Promised Land - Promised lands
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The exhibition presents all the facets of Danish-Jewish life through 400 years: from the Jewish upper middle classes to the working class and from Orthodox Judaism to assimilation. The showcases hold great works of Danish-Jewish artisanship as well as simple everyday items, each with their own story. The emphasis is on personal angles and surprising detail.
The dynamics of a mixed culture such as the Jewish is becoming more and more typical for the entire modern society. With this exhibition, the Danish Jewish Museum will give its audience the chance to reflect itself in a minority culture and think about who they are as Danes and citizens of the world.
Exhibition design: Kvorning design & communication
We are happy to announce that the museum is getting a new point of entry, designed by the world-famous architect Daniel Libeskind. However, this means
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Get a discount of 10% at selected cafés by showing your ticket from the museum (Photo: Eddie Michel Azoulay).
- an exhibition about Jews in Denmark
The exhibition is a broad story of Jewish life in Denmark and focuses on co-exixstence and indentity through 400 years. Read more...
September - May:
Thursday: 12:30 - 18:30
Friday- Sunday: 12 - 17
Monday - Wensday: closed
June - August
Tuesday - Sunday: 10-17