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The Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish Art

2021 E 71st St, Tulsa, OK 74136
918-492-1818
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Ranked #10 of 58 attractions in Tulsa
Type: Art Museums
Owner description: 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.... more » Owner description: 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. « less
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Lafayette, LA
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9 reviews 9 reviews
6 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 3, 2014

Had time to kill, so we visited the museum. Very easy to get through and interesting. It was well laid out, and for as small as it was had a wealth on information.

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New York, NY
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27 reviews 27 reviews
9 attraction reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

While the Sherwin Miller Museum itself tells the history of the Jewish Community of Oklahoma and Tulsa, a special section details the history of the Holocaust. It is important for all people to understand that Hitler did not start by gassing Jews; he started by bad-mouthing them, making them less than human and this is what isolation and bullying is... More

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Kansas
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36 reviews 36 reviews
11 attraction reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

We went to the Jewish Museum because all others were closed on Monday. This was a great option. The history on the Holecaust and the origens of the Jewish culture was impressive. Lots to see and read! Must go!

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Tulsa
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2013

The Sherwin Miller Museum of Jewish art is a lovely museum dealing with Jewish history. It has some holocaust information, but it is much more than that. It has beautiful Jewish pieces such as Torah's, silver pieces, menorahs, Jewish writings, etc. It has a changing collection of art works by Jewish artists from all over the world. It is a... More

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Dallas, Texas
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52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

This is a small museum, but absolutely outstanding in the way it presents its artifacts and history. Compared to other Jewish museums, this one does a nice job of giving the public an overview of Jewish life and struggles over the last 200+ years. The cases are well-lit and presented in such a way as to not be overwhelming. You... More

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Tulsa
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24 reviews 24 reviews
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15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 15, 2013

I would highly recommend this museum when you're in the Tulsa area. It has good quality Jewish art and history. You won't be disappointed

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Coal Valley, Illinois
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9 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 22, 2013

This is an interesting museum. It is really not for real young children. Our young granddaughter found it a bit boring, but our 11 year old grandson was sort of interested. I have never really been to a Jewish museum, so I was interested in the things it offered. Quite interesting. I only takes a short time to go through.... More

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Stuart, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 18, 2013

just very impressed with the over all collection, the amount of information and the way it was presented. Dismayed at my own lack of knowledge! Actually slightly embarrassed at my lack of knowledge about Judah in general. Inted to go back and am even contacting them about volunteering there! Definitely recommend this as a must see.

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Broken Arrow, Oklahoma
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8 reviews 8 reviews
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1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 28, 2012

exhibits well organized and beautifully displayed written information a great teaching tool wonderful trip through culture and history gracious welcome to visitors

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Tulsa, Oklahoma
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33 reviews 33 reviews
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17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2012

this is truly an amazing place. i was unaware that tulsa had such a museum. it's an eye opener for kids who aren't familiar with jewish art and culture.

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