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Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122-3270
+1 216-593-0575
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A Must Visit

A must visit for anyone interested in learning about Judaism and the Jewish experience.There is an... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Baltimore, Maryland
via mobile
The Maltz Museum a very interesting and educational Cleveland Jewish site

I have been to the Maltz Museum on several occasions. It is made up of several themes. It first is... read more

Reviewed 4 October 2017
Carl C
Beachwood, Ohio
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2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122-3270
+1 216-593-0575
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

A must visit for anyone interested in learning about Judaism and the Jewish experience.There is an abundance of wonderful artifacts and historical information that makes this a terrific venue for everyone. There is a current exhibit which tells the story of Jews in Medicine which...More

Thank Howbar
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I have been to the Maltz Museum on several occasions. It is made up of several themes. It first is a treasure trove of the Jewish history in Cleveland.There is a lot of participation from the local Jewish community. They have an element of the...More

Thank Carl C
Reviewed 13 September 2017

This is a very well done museum. Thought provoking..... Displays and videos are interspersed with quizzes to bring different ideas to the forefront. It chronicles the immigration of Jews to Cleveland from the early days of our country to the present. In itself, it is...More

Thank comfortnurse
Reviewed 11 September 2017

We were very warmly welcomed to the Maltz museum and given a personal showing of the introductory film. We then slowly toured the main exhibit, taking our time, watching each short film along the way. We truly enjoyed the museum and will return.

Thank yoohoo614
Reviewed 7 September 2017

if you want to learn about the history of Jewish heritage in Cleveland, and in general, this is a must visit Leave enough time to see all the short movies presented. The exhibit hall is exquisite

Thank TheUSATraveler2015
Reviewed 3 September 2017

It was interesting to learn about Jews settling in America besides NYC. Exhibits were informative and the section on WW2 was well done. We toured the exhibit on our own, but there is a docent led tour twice a week. Several items brought back pleasant...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

The Maltz Museum is not just about Jewish Heritage. It tells of the plight of the African American. Very interesting. The plight of the Jews was extremely interesting. The museum is definitely a must see for all. Very moving.

Thank moishy44
Reviewed 8 August 2017

The Maltz Museum is open for all people regardless of your religion, or culture. It shows the diversity of the Jewish immigrants and traces the first Jewish settler to Cleveland to Israel and present day. It is a museum which exploits hate and hate groups...More

Thank tammymarty
Reviewed 28 July 2017

I visited alone while other family members went to the mall and found this gem to be the highlight of my trip. The exhibits are very well done, many interactive. The films and videos are worth taking the time to sit and watch. Even with...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 22 July 2017

Being from the east coast of the US and near major centers of American Jewish history and culture, it is easy to forget about those immigrant who settled and prospered in America's heartland. Cleveland boasted a thriving and vibrant Jewish community, replete with Yiddish theatre...More

Thank Jeffrey M
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