Ghosts in the Gallery: Historic Synagogues and American Jewish Religion

Join the Vilna Shul and the Wyner Family Jewish Heritage Center for an event exploring historic synagogues, and how they reignite nostalgia for Eastern European Jewish immigration histories.

Jewish Soldiers in the Civil War: The Union Army

January 31, 2023

Join author Adam D. Mendelsohn in conversation with Professor Jonathan D. Sarna as they discuss Mendelson’s acclaimed new book about the stories and struggles of the Union Army’s Jewish soldiers.

Lakes, Lanyards, and Learning: The Story of New England Jewish Summer Camps

June 12, 2022

Start your summer with a virtual visit to camp! Join the New England Jewish History Collaborative for a fascinating event exploring the story of Jewish summer camps in New England, featuring historian Jonathan Krasner, PhD.

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Bring JHC to your Community!

We offer a variety of programs featuring stories and themes from our archival collections. In addition to programs scheduled at our Boston location, JHC staff members are available to talk to your school, synagogue, community center, or organization, for in-person or virtual presentations.