The Museum offers a wide range of fun and educational public programs for families with children ages 0-10. From concerts and crafts, to story hours and puppet shows, all families are welcome to come to the Museum to celebrate holidays and learn about Jewish heritage.

To receive program updates, please send an e-mail to family@mjhnyc.org. Please include the age of your child/children so we can you send the appropriate program information.

To plan a visit to the Museum's exhibitions, find information here.

For more information, please call 646.437.4202 or e-mail family@mjhnyc.org.  

Playful programs about holidays and traditions for downtown Jewish and interfaith families with kids 0-3.


The programs will take place one Sunday per month. All programs start at 10: 30 a.m. Reservations are not needed.

Check back soon for upcoming programs.

Click here for answers to Frequently Asked Questions.

Come hear warm, whimsical tales about traditions, holidays, and families from some of today's best storybooks for children ages 0-4.


Wednesdays from 3:30 P.M. to 4:15 P.M.

April 23

PJ Library mails Jewish children's books each month to families for free! Sign up at www.pjlibrary.org.

Enjoy cool concerts and craft activities for young audiences ages 3-10 and their grown-ups.


Sunday, June 8, 11 A.M. – 2 P.M.

Almost Summer Celebration with Brady Rymer and the Little Band That Could

Crafts, Storytelling, Dance Performance, and Games: 11 A.M. – 2 P.M. Concert: 12 P.M.

Anticipate the joyous arrival of summer at a multicultural outdoor festival featuring music by kiddie rocker Brady Rymer, Native American hoop dancer Ty Defoe, and Play Me a Story.


In Wagner Park, adjacent to the Museum. Picnicking encouraged. Food and beverages will be available for purchase.

In case of rain, the event will be held in the Museum. Due to limited capacity, tickets will be released on a first-come first served basis starting at 10 A.M.

This program is made possible through a generous gift from the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.

Co-presented by The Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian, Museum of Jewish Heritage – A Living Memorial to the Holocaust, and the Battery Park City Parks Conservancy

These concerts are made possible through a generous gift from the Margaret Neubart Foundation Trust.

The Museum's Public Programs are made possible through a generous gift from Mrs. Lily Safra.

NEW: Purchase a Family Pass
and get free tickets to MJH Kids Events

The Family Pass is not a Membership, but gives our family visitors valuable benefits for a reduced price.
Valid for one year from date of purchase.

  • 4 tickets per MJH Kids Sunday afternoon program
  • 6 Museum guest passes, children under 12 admitted free
    Purchase your Family Pass in person at the admissions desk or call 646.437.4334.


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