Center for Jewish History

15 West 16th Street
New York NY 10011
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Located in New York City, Center for Jewish History is one of the leading public Jewish historical and cultural institutions in the world. The center is a home of various Jewish institutions dedicated to promote Jewish history, culture and art through worship, study and services. It embodies partnership of five major institutions of Jewish scholarship, history, and art, including the American Jewish Historical Society, the American Sephardi Federation, the Leo Baeck Institute, the Yeshiva University Museum, and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. It additionally offers a wide range of programs, exhibitions, conferences, theatrical performances, films, lectures, symposia, film screenings, concerts and other cultural events designed to interest visitors, who wish to explore the Jewish past and future. The center serves academic and general communities worldwide with combined holdings of more than 100 million archival documents, books and photographs, artifacts, paintings and textiles. Center for Jewish History is also affiliated with Smithsonian Institution.