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Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

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2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122-3270
+1 216-593-0575
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A Jewel of a Museum

The Maltz Museum is open for all people regardless of your religion, or culture. It shows the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Beachwood, Ohio
A Worthwhile Way to Spend Several Hours

I visited alone while other family members went to the mall and found this gem to be the highlight... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Diana C
Winston Salem, North Carolina
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2929 Richmond Rd, Beachwood, OH 44122-3270
+1 216-593-0575
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The Maltz Museum is open for all people regardless of your religion, or culture. It shows the diversity of the Jewish immigrants and traces the first Jewish settler to Cleveland to Israel and present day. It is a museum which exploits hate and hate groups...More

Thank tammymarty
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I visited alone while other family members went to the mall and found this gem to be the highlight of my trip. The exhibits are very well done, many interactive. The films and videos are worth taking the time to sit and watch. Even with...More

Thank Diana C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Being from the east coast of the US and near major centers of American Jewish history and culture, it is easy to forget about those immigrant who settled and prospered in America's heartland. Cleveland boasted a thriving and vibrant Jewish community, replete with Yiddish theatre...More

Thank Jeffrey M
Reviewed June 14, 2017

This is one of this country's best Jewish museums. The displays with artifacts, videos, and theater videos are first rate Well worth spending 1-2 hours.

Thank DrHumbug
Reviewed June 11, 2017

Rich main exhibition of the history of Cleveland's Jewish community. Loved the old comedy clips, and Joel Grey was a delightful "guide". Don't miss the video clips with great old comedy routines! Also the shop is small but has wonderful things if you're looking for...More

Thank A. W
Reviewed March 13, 2017

My visit was wonderful! Huge thanks to Robyn for being so welcoming, and then to Eileen for sharing her extensive knowledge of the Jewish artifacts displayed and her faith. We were at the Museum for about three hours and could have spent more time (they...More

Thank kcrossqbee
Reviewed February 23, 2017

The museum is home to a collection of items detailing the jewish heritage of the Cleveland area beginning with immigration up to present day. It is a really good museum with interesting facts on Cleveland's history. The real highlight though is their temporary exhibitions. These...More

Thank Christopher F
Reviewed November 16, 2016

Not just for people of the Jewish faith but for those interested in the history of east side Cleveland. The museum also does compelling exhibits that have included the Dead Sea Scrolls and quilts from the Holocast.

Thank sandechern
Reviewed November 1, 2016

The museum is wonderful! Great permanent displays. It is obvious that Cleveland has had a rich Jewish history. The Jews who came at the turn of the century helped build the city and its culture.

Thank Sue163712
Reviewed October 24, 2016

There are many places to see foreign or independent films in Cleveland, but don't forget that many of the museums in the area show films as well. We saw "Freedom Summer" (part of the "American Experience" series) at the Maltz Museum. An intimate viewing space,...More

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