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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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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... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed February 18, 2015
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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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Sapulpa, Oklahoma
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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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89 helpful votes 89 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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52 reviews 52 reviews
21 attraction reviews
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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16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
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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Lafayette, LA
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5 helpful votes 5 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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32 reviews 32 reviews
9 attraction reviews
53 helpful votes 53 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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32 helpful votes 32 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 helpful votes 3 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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116 helpful votes 116 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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23 helpful votes 23 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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