The National Museum of
American Jewish Military History
1811 R Street NW, Washington, D.C 20009. | 202-265-6280 | www.NMAJMH.org | firstname.lastname@example.org
The museum’s core exhibit, Jews in the American Military, shows Jewish participation in the American military from 1654 to today. Artifacts from a Revolutionary War rifle to the uniform of a casualty of the War in Iraq along with photos, video, and interactive media illustrate the experiences of those Jews who have worn the uniform of our country.
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What's happening at the Museum?
Holiday Closure: The Museum will be closed Friday, July 3rd in observance of Independence Day.
Special Summer Sunday Hours:
Sunday, July 5th, 1:00 – Marc Leepson – Uriah Levy and Monticello
Watch the live video stream on YouTube
Thursday, July 9, 2015, 6:30pm – After Hours Tour with EntryPointDC
Join young adults in their 20s and 30s for a tour of the museum followed by drinks around the corner at Rosemary’s Thyme Bistro.
Sunday, July 12, 2:00 – General Orde Wingate Memorial Ceremony at Arlington National Cemetery
British General Wingate was a great soldier, a lover of Zion and an admirer of the Jewish People. For his initiatives during the British Mandate he is known in Israel as “HaYedid - The Friend” and spiritual forebear of the Israel Defense Forces. This is annual ceremony held at the Auditorium of The Women in Military Service for America Memorial at Arlington National Cemetery.
View the NMAJMH's Yahrzeit Program
Be a part of this worthwhile endeavor by purchasing a paver with a customized inscription commemorating a comrade, friend, or loved one. So far more than 250 beautiful commemorative bricks have been set on the pathway leading up to our door! Our Remembrance Walk allows museum visitors and supporters to recognize the contributions Jewish Americans have made to the preservation of peace and freedom in the United States of America. Order form
Make a donation to the museum in honor or in memory of someone important to you, and we will send that person (or their loved ones) a certificate with a personalized message from you. Whether you want to recognize a life, a birthday, an anniversary, or a special accomplishment, we will create a customized certificate for any occasion. We offer a variety of sizes and presentations and we can also send you or your organization blank certificates to fill in and hand out at your own convenience. Certificate order form
Mon - Fri: 9AM to 5PM
Closed Sat and most Jewish and Federal holidays
Open Sunday, 1 - 5 p.m.
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