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Center for Jewish History

15 West 16th Street
New York, NY 10011
Hours: Mon-Thu 9:00am-5:00pm
Fri 9:00am-2:00pm
Sun 11:00am-5:00pm
Phone: (212) 294-8352

Description: The home of five distinguished partner institutions—the American Jewish Historical Society, the American Sephardi Federation, the Leo Baeck Institute, Yeshiva University Museum, and the YIVO Institute for Jewish Research. The five partner institutions in coming together, have created a meeting place where intellectual inquiries are exchanged and freely explored. The holdings of the Center’s partners include over 100 million documents, books, art, artifact, photos, and other materials.