• Visit to our museum on May 18 for FREE!

  • Congratulations on upcoming Easter for all Christians of Western Rite Orthodoxy and Eastern Rite Orthodoxy!

  • Hag Pesach sameah!

  • The Yiddish Language International Commemorative Conference 2018 (Chernivtsi (Czernowitz), August 6 — 10, 2018

  • Hag Purim sameach!

  • Happy New Year!

Learn to Remember

Dear visitors of our website, On 16 November the Chernivtsi Museum of the History and Culture of Bukovynian Jews presented its project with the working title “A Children’s Book with Comics and Photos about the Holocaust in Bukovyna” within the framework of the opening of the exhibition entitled “The Workshops of Memory”. This exhibition was […]

The star risen in Chernivtsi. In memory of Joseph Schmidt

16th of November is the 75th anniversary Joseph Schmidt’s death – a genius lyrical tenor from the Bukovynian village Davydeny (today Davydivka). His wonderful voice brought world fame not only to him but also to Chernivtsi. Portrait of Joseph Schmidt Chernivtsi is the very city where Joseph Schmidt’s career began in the boys’ choir of […]

Joe Lieberman and his wife visited our museum

Dear friends, Joe Lieberman and his wife visited our museum yesterday. Mr. Lieberman was a United States Senator from Connecticut and also was the Democratic nominee for Vice-President in 2000. So he was the first Jewish candidate on a major American political party presidential ticket. Mr. Lieberman was amazed by our museum and by Chernivtsi. […]

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

Dear friends, the lecture «The Holocaust — an unforgotten page of the history of Ukraine» and the presentation of the book «Born to Suffer? The Catastrophe in Ukraine 1941-1945» took place on October 4th, in the Chernivtsi National University, at the faculty of history, political studies and international affairs. The lecture was given by the […]

Great Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah

Dear visitors of our website dear friends, We congratulate you on the great Jewish holiday Rosh Hashanah! Soon the sound of Shofar will proclaim the beginning of the New Year 5778! The New Year’s Eve is a great opportunity to look back on the whole year, correct mistakes and forgive all offences.  We are very […]

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

Dear friends, The meeting with the members of the Jewish Community of Dusseldorf “From the Prut to the Rhein. The Destiny of Chernivtsi Jews in the witnesses’ memories and the presentations of pupils” took place on 13th of September the Bukovynian Media-Center “Belle Vue”. The representatives of the Jewish Community of Dusseldorf Mr. Herbert Rubinstein […]

From the Prut to the Rhein

Dear visitors of our website, The meeting with the members of the Jewish Community of Dusseldorf “From the Prut to the Rhein. The Destiny of Chernivtsi Jews in the witnesses’ memories and the presentations of pupils” will take place on 13th of September at 18:00 in the Bukovynian Media-Center (the hall of the former hotel […]

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 […]