Jewish Museums

  • Arnold Dashefsky
  • Ira Sheskin
Part of the American Jewish Year Book book series (AJYB, volume 109-112)

United States


1.Alaska Jewish Museum and Cultural Center

Jewish history, art, and culture in Alaska

1221 East 35th Avenue

Anchorage, AK 99508

(907) 770-7021


2.Arizona Jewish Historical SocietyCutler✡Plotkin Jewish Heritage Center

History of the Jewish community and experience in Arizona

122 East Culver Street

Phoenix, AZ 85004

(602) 241-7870

3.Jewish History Museum

History of the Jewish experience in the Southwest

564 South Stone Avenue

Tucson, AZ 85701

(520) 670-9073

4.Sylvia Plotkin Judaica Museum (Congregation Beth Israel)

Over 1,000 Judaic artifacts from around the world exploring Torah, Jewish holidays, and life cycle events

10460 North 56th Street

Scottsdale, AZ 85253

(480) 951-0323


5.American Jewish University

Platt and Borstein Galleries (exhibitions in the visual arts) and Marvin and Sondra Smalley Sculpture Garden


Jewish Community Jewish Identity Jewish People Jewish Life Jewish History 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Arnold Dashefsky
    • 1
    • 2
  • Ira Sheskin
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Sociology and Judaic StudiesUniversity of ConnecticutStorrsUSA
  2. 2.Berman Institute-North American Jewish Data BankUniversity of ConnecticutStorrsUSA
  3. 3.Geography and Regional StudiesUniversity of MiamiCoral GablesUSA
  4. 4.The Jewish Demography Project of The Sue and Leonard Miller Center for Contemporary Judaic StudiesUniversity of MiamiCoral GablesUSA

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