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The Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art

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Address: 2021 E 71st St, Tulsa, OK 74136
Phone Number: 918-492-1818
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Description: The mission of The Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art is to educate about...
The mission of The Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art is to educate about the Jewish experience in Oklahoma, the United States, and the world. Through exhibitions and educational programs focusing on Jewish culture, history, religion, and art, the Museum works to deepen understanding of the Jewish people, their faith, and their history.
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This is a wonderful small art collection with some rotating exhibits. The historical collection of the Holocaust is quite moving.

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 18, 2015
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tulsa
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 18, 2015 NEW

This is a wonderful small art collection with some rotating exhibits. The historical collection of the Holocaust is quite moving.

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 6, 2015

This is an excellent place to go view some Great art and learn some history. recommend to all, but definitely keep your eye open for special exhibits coming through and this place gets a bunch.

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Palm Beach Gardens, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 22, 2015

Who knew that there was a large enough Jewish population in Tulsa (or even all of OK) to support such a museum? The permanent collection is interesting though nothing that one hasn't seen before. The best part of the collection was the information boards on Jews in Tulsa history and towns that had a large Jewish settler population. The special... More 

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Austin, Texas
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34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

Was riveted by the exhibits in this jewel of a museum. No matter what your faith ( if any) you will find much to learn and ponder here. The emphasis is on surviving and has a very positive and sensitive approach. Do not miss the chance to go.

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Floyds Knobs, Indiana
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

This little museum took us by surprise. I particularly liked its size - not overwhelming yet packed with exhibits. The Jewish Community in Tulsa numbers around 1500 people yet they managed to build this jewel and get it accredited as well. A wonderful mix of art, holocaust memorial section, and a floor focused on Jewish life and rituals. Beautiful ritual... More 

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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58 reviews 58 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2015

I have been here several times before but never on a guided tour. I went this week on such a tour with a group of people and toured the Holocaust exhibit they have. The gentlemen leading the tour was very well versed on the subject, explained how we could use the exhibit on our own to read more about it,... More 

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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

For a relatively small museum it has a great collection of historical artifacts.and interesting costumes, beautiful stained glass, informative section on the Holocaust. The curators are friendly, helpful and well informed. A "must see" when in Tulsa..

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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95 helpful votes 95 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2014

The Sherwin Miller Museum is one of three museums in Tulsa that is accredited by the American Alliance of Museums--the largest and most prestigious museum association in North America. There a permanent installation of Jewish Art and Culture and a separate gallery devoted to the Holocaust. The other four galleries have changing exhibits. Check to see what exhibits are current... More 

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Dallas, Texas
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35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 25, 2014

This is another not to be missed museum. The first floor is dedicated to the Holocaust. It reminds us of how deep into darkness humanity can go if we let it. It reminds us of what can happen if evil is ignored and not confronted. Other countries just wanted to stay out of Germany's "business" because it didn't affect them.... More 

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San Marcos, TX
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 24, 2014

This place is very interesting and enlightening. The first floor is an exhibit dedicated to the memory of the Holocaust. Lots of artifacts from that event are on display. The second floor had a retrospective of Jewish life as well as some things from various countries where the Jews have lived over the centuries. The only reason this place didn't... More 

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