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Address: 2929 Richmond Road, Beachwood, OH 44122
Phone Number: 216-593-0575
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Sun 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Tue 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Wed 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thu - Fri 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Sat 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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This museum has consistently great travelling exhibits but it's the core collection that is simply awesome. Using traditional historic artifacts along with interactive multimedia... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 9, 2015
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 9, 2015

This museum has consistently great travelling exhibits but it's the core collection that is simply awesome. Using traditional historic artifacts along with interactive multimedia, the exhibit traces the history of Jewish Clevelanders. Along the way, it focuses on diversity and how inequality has affected many different groups. Some of the exhibit is graphic and quite powerful and may be too... More 

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29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 14, 2015

The Maltz museum is a true gem in Cleveland. Rich with local history, it gives visitors a very thorough and authentic view of culture and progression through the local surrounding area. We are truly lucky to have such a great resource. Be sure to check the schedule of exhibits as well.

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farmington Hills MI
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161 reviews 161 reviews
9 attraction reviews
101 helpful votes 101 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 8, 2014

The museum is well thought out, the displays are informative, and interactive. The museum contains audio- visual presentations including interviews, short movies, and more. I spent more time there than I anticipated, since it is a worthwhile museum. I would like to return when there is a special exhibit. Be sure to stop by the gift shop-very nice too.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

Lovely setting and fascinating and comprehensive local input. Also very nice gift shop. Good reflection of the strength of the local Jewish community currently as well as over the years.

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Gates Mills, Ohio
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24 reviews 24 reviews
11 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

Saw The Dead Sea Scrolls here in like 2008, I think. Spent whole day here, even skipped lunch. So much rich history.

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toronto
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52 reviews 52 reviews
5 attraction reviews
40 helpful votes 40 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 5, 2014

I was surprised by how informative this museum was. They also make good use of interactive exhibits and a number of excellent audio visual presentations. We did not spend as much time there as we would have liked and we will go back when we go to Cleveland another time. We went to one of their special events, which was... More 

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11 reviews 11 reviews
5 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 30, 2014

I have visited the Maltz Museum many times, and I always find something new, innovative, and interesting. Museum exhibits cover a wide range of topics, both American and international. In addition, the museum honors the creators of "Superman," who were born and raised in Cleveland. The gift shop is excellent!

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Stow, OH
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29 attraction reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 14, 2014

Went here with a group of middle school kids on a field trip. Was not sure what to expect. The exhibits were well layed out and a tribute to the Jewish heritage in our area of Northeast Ohio but also explained the Holocaust. There was a speaker but our children were bored halfway through. Did not seem to keep their... More 

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PBG
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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2014

It is exciting and educational to visit the museum. The exhibits are done very well and can be nostalgic. It is a warm feeling to view one's heritage and recognize places and people that one has known.

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Teaneck NJ
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102 reviews 102 reviews
25 attraction reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014

I did not expect such an exceptional museum. The Maltz truly captures the history of Cleveland Jewry and it does so with a mix of memorabilia and testimony. The various short films are well made and augment the exhibits. A special experience!

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