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The Jewish Museum's Online Guide to Hanukkah 2010Share

   Browse 500 Hanukkah lamps,

   Visit our exhibitions and events,

   Learn with our online resources,

   Shop for Hanukkah gifts, or

   Give the gift of Membership, and more!


the museum's online collection of hanukkah lamps and menorahsThe Jewish Museum holds the most significant collection of Jewish ceremonial works in the Western Hemisphere, including the world's largest collection of Hanukkah lamps.

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hanukkah project, daniel libeskind's line of fireA Hanukkah Project: Daniel Libeskind’s Line of Fire
November 21, 2010 – January 30, 2011

A bold and dramatic installation featuring 40 Hanukkah lamps from the Museum’s renowned collection. more >
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Seven Artists Inspired by HanukkahInstallation: Seven Artists Inspired by Hanukkah
November 21, 2010 – January 30, 2011

Featuring works by Alice Aycock, Lynn Godley, Matthew McCaslin, Eleanor Antin, Mike Mandel, Larry Rivers and Marc Alan Jacobs. more >

hanukkah gallery talksGallery Talks: Lamps Illuminated
Mondays, November 22 to January 24 at 1:00pm

Museum curators tell the stories behind Hanukkah lamps on view in A Hanukkah Project: Daniel Libeskind’s Line of Fire. Each 20 minute talk focuses on a different lamp. more >

hanukkah admission offerSpecial Offer
Thursday, December 2 - Thursday, December 9

$8 admission for the 8 days of Hanukkah,
Saturday is free. more >

In Conversation: Daniel Libeskind and Joan Rosenbaum
Thursday, December 2 at 6:30 pm

Internationally celebrated architect Daniel Libeskind joins Joan Rosenbaum, Director of The Jewish Museum to discuss how his work embodies Jewish sensibilities. Tickets required. more >

Special Offer
Saturday, December 4, 11:00am

Free jelly donuts from 11:00am while supplies last!

Hanukkah Family Day
Sunday, December 5, 12:00pm - 4:00pm

Create Hanukkah lamps made from found objects and decorate dreidels; see a puppet performance by Talking Hands Theater; and listen to holiday tunes by The Macaroons. more >

Concert: The Klezmatics
Tuesday, December 7 at 7:30 pm

Celebrate Hanukkah with a special concert by The Klezmatics. Globally renowned world music superstars, they are the only klezmer band to win a Grammy Award. Ticketes required. more >

hanukkah resource for educatorsEducator Resource
Learn about Hanukkah with our thematic online curriculum guide developed to supplement classroom learning.

View Hanukkah Resource >
Related Works of Art >

hanukkah family featureFamily Feature
Take a closer look at one of the Museum's lamps, light a digital menorah, and create your own Hanukkah Lamp Sculpture.

View Hanukkah Feature >
Create A Hanukkah Lamp Sculpture >

hanukkah related blog postsRead the Blog
Musings on contemporary artists use of industrial materials, DIY attitudes, and repurposing ritual objects for other uses.

Hanukkah Entries >

hanukkah membershipGive the Gift of a Hanukkah Membership
Now through December 31, 2010.
$15 off Individual (was $75 now $60)
$10 off Dual (was $120 now $110)
$35 off Family (was $135 now $100)
$10 off Senior Individual (was $55, now $45)
Enroll Today >

hanukkah family partyFamily Hanukkah Party
Tuesday, December 8, 5:30 – 7:30 pm

This annual fundraiser will delight grandparents, parents, and children up to age 10. Includes arts & crafts, magic with Lyn Dillies, performances by Applause NYC and more. Tickets required. [$150 adult & $75 child]
Reserve Tickets >

museum shop hanukkah productsNEW: DesignEditionJM
Modern ceremonial art selections -- from commissions to reproductions. Featuring works by Richard Meier, Dror Benshetrit, Jonathan Adler and others.

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Products >

museum shop hanukkah productsHanukkah Products
Everything you need to make your holiday a sensation -- menorahs, dreidels, candles, books, toys and more.

Menorahs >
Catalogues and Books >
Gifts >

Plan Your Visit

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1109 5th Ave at 92nd St
New York NY 10128