Last updated: 1/9/2012
Portland, Oregon
Address
1953 NW Kearney St
Portland, OR 97209
phone: 503-226-3600
e-mail: judy@ojm.org
web: www.ojm.org/
Hours
Tuesday - Thursday10:30 AM - 4 PM
Friday10:30 AM - 3 PM
Sunday, Saturday12 PM - 4 PM
Admissions
Adults: $6
Seniors: $4
Students : $4
Children under 12: Free
Services
Gift Shop
Special Event Rental
Group Tours
Staff
Richie Andler, Development and Marketing
phone: 503-226-3600
Anne LeVant Prahl, Curator of Collections
phone: 503-226-3600
Sandra Preston, Education Coordinator
phone: 503-226-3600
Palma Corral, Administrator
phone: 503-226-3600
Mission

The Oregon Jewish Museum's mission is dedicated to the preservation, research and exhibition of art, archival materials and artifacts of the Jewish people. It is the repository for archival documents, artifacts and photographs concerning the history of the Jews in Oregon and endeavors to discover and collect all materials that may help to illuminate this history.

History

The Oregon Jewish Museum (OJM), the Pacific Northwest's only Jewish museum, was founded in 1989 to examine and preserve the rich cultural heritage of one of Oregon's earliest immigrant groups; to bring innovative traveling exhibitions and programs to the region; and to build a dynamic institution embracing identity and community.

Artifact Collections

artifacts relating to the Oregon Jewish experience; ceremonial Judaica

Research Collections

largest collection of materials relating to the Jews of Oregon

Educational Programs

school tours, group tours, special lectures, docent programs

Governance

Board of Directors

Library

Researchers are welcome to use the library. Please schedule an appointment prior to your visit by calling 503.226.3600 Ext 102 or curator@ojm.org

Access: General Public, Students, Scholars, Members

Appointment required: Yes

ADA

Wheelchair Accessible

Services

Gift Shop

Special Event Rental

Group Tours

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