The exquisite artifacts of community and ceremonial life that make up the Bernard Museum’s permanent collection offer a vivid perspective on the diversity of Jewish culture through the ages. Visit the museum to browse our galleries and special exhibitions, or book a docent-led tour.
- Open Sunday to Thursday — 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM
- Admission is free
- Docent-led tours available
- Groups of 10 or more by arrangement: or call the temple office at 212-744-1400
The yad is a symbol, an artistic chronicle of how Jews read and relate to the Torah, a story you can explore in a wide-ranging exhibition of more than 200 pointers of all styles and national origins, some up to 400 years old. This exhibition runs until May 30, 2019.
Our Judaica Collection
With pieces dating back to the 14th century, Bernard’s permanent collection features ritual and household objects both precious and humble, along with memorabilia from diverse Jewish cultures and eras.