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), Bank Holidays and the following days in 2015 for training and Jewish Festivals
April - 5th, 10th & 13th
May - 24th & 25th
Sept - 13th, 14th, 15th, 22nd (from 1pm), 23rd, 27th, 28th & 29th
Oct - 4th, 5th & 6th
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 Besso'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)