• Hag Hanukkah samech!

  • Learn to Remember

  • The star risen in Chernivtsi. In memory of Joseph Schmidt

  • Joe Lieberman and his wife visited our museum

  • Cor Roos: «The Holocaust — an unforgotten page of the history of Ukraine»

  • Great Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah

The memorial sign “Stolperschwelle” had to be canceled

Dear followers of our Facebook page, friends and colleagues, Today when we had everything prepared for the announced solemn installation of the memorial sign “Stolperschwelle” near the future Ivan Mykolaichuk Cinema and Art Center in Holovna Street, 140, we received bad news from customs in Kyiv. Because of problems in the computer systems, caused by […]

First Stolperschwelle in Chernivtsi soon to be installed

A very special event will take place on 2nd of July in Chernivtsi.  A solemn installation of a Stolperschwelle (translated from German “stumbling threshold“) will be held in the front of the entrance to the future  Ivan Mykolaichuk Cinema Centre, which is situated in Holovna Street, 140. This memorial sign will remind contemporary generations of […]

Generous present

Dear visitors of our website, these days we received a generous present:  three huge boxes full of interesting books,  which are waiting to get their honorable place in our library. This gift was presented to us by the head of the Rose-Ausländer-Gesellschaft (Cologne, FRG) Helmut Braun. The collection includes 72 books of the publishing house […]

The Independence Day of Israel

Today is the Independence Day of Israel. The Chernivtsi Museum of the History and Culture of Bukovinian Jews congratulates the State of Israel and all its citizens on their national holiday! We sincerely wish this beautiful country peace, prosperity, harmony and welfare! We are glad to acknowledge that a lot of Bukovinians participated in etablishing […]

Yom ha-Zikaron

April 30, in Israel begins Yom ha-Zikaron. This is the Memorial Day of killed in wars of Israeli and victims of terror. On this day, we commemorate IDF military, police, security officers, soldiers of underground organizations who gave their lives for the country’s independence and peace. As well as those, who was killed in terrorist attacks. […]

Congratulations with Easter

Dear visitors of our website, we congratulate you on Easter! We wish you health, happiness and well-fare!  May God’s blessings and joy fill not only these holiday days, but the whole year!

Hag Pesach sameach!

Dear visitors of our website the great Jewish holiday Pesach is coming! Pesach is the holiday of liberation, spring and renewal, it celebrates the end of Jewish slavery in Egypt. Back then the spirit of freedom won over all the fears of difficulties on the way to the Land of Israel. That is why we […]

A Letter of Concern by Ukrainian Historians

A Letter of Concern by Ukrainian Historians Regarding the Plans to Construct the Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center. On September 28, 2016, during the commemoration of the 75th anniversary of Babyn Yar tragedy in Kyiv a plan was announced to create Babi Yar Holocaust Memorial Center (http://prostir.museum/ua/post/38005). The project was initiated by Russian billionaires of […]