• 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 Destiny of Chernivtsi Jews in the witnesses’ memories and the presentations of pupils

  • From the Prut to the Rhein

  • The memorial sign “Stolperschwelle” had to be canceled

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 […]

Hag Purim sameach!

Dear visitors of our website, we congratulate you on this bright and joyous holiday Purim! May this wonderful holiday fill you with optimism and warmness. Let the good example of Esther and Mordechai give you enough power and strengthen your belief that all temporary problems and hardships will be over soon and that any difficult […]

Babyn Yar: Memory against History’s Background

Dear colleagues! From now on, the website of the Public Committee for commemorating of Babyn Yar victims offers the virtual exhibition «Babyn Yar: Memory against History’s Background». The virtual exhibition is created based on the materials of the multimedia exhibition, which was conducted in the Kyiv History Museum from September 15 to November 27, 2016, […]

Wall Paintings in Bukovinian Synagogues

Dear visitors of our website, Out exhibition debut took place on 3rd of March in the Kyiv History Museum. Our museum presented the exhibition “How Goodly Are Thy Tents, O Jacob…Wall Paintings in Bukovinian Synagogues”. The representatives of the embassies of Israel, Germany and the USA and also scholars, culture experts and citizens of Kyiv […]