Manchester Jewish Museum
190 Cheetham Hill Road, Manchester, M8 8LW
(10 minutes walk from Manchester Victoria Station and next to Manchester Fort Shopping Centre - see map)
|Sunday - Thursday:||10am - 4pm|
|Friday:||10am - 1pm|
Closed Saturdays (for Jewish Sabbath) and the following days in 2014/15:
Oct: 8th (from 1pm), 9th, 10th, 15th (from 1pm), 16th and 17th
Dec: 24th, 25th & 26th
Jewish Manchester in 1912: Sweat Shops, Charity and the Titanic.
Sunday- Thursday 11am, 1pm and 3pm and Fridays at 11am
Visitors will be taken back in time to discover what life was like for 5 Jewish people living in Manchester in 1912. Museum volunteers will use the Museum's displays, exhibits and collection to tell these fascinating and previously unheard stories.
Faith and the Synagogue
Sunday- Thursday 12pm and 2pm and Fridays at 12pm
Explore the oldest surviving synagogue building in Manchester through the life of a Jewish man called Chaim Besso. Let Mr BessoÃÂ¢s story lead you around the synagogue and you will discover more about kosher food, festivals and the synagogue itself.
Tours are included in museum entrance price.
(Children / Students / Unemployed / Senior Citizens)