• 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!

Happy Rosh-Ha-Shana!

Dear visitors and friends of the museum, We all follow our own paths in life and we pass through hard, hopeful, disappointing but also very happy times. But on the upcoming holiday of Rosh-Ha-Shana we have the opportunity to all come together, listen to the sound of the Shofar and think about what was and […]

The participants of the summer camp “Sources of tolerance” visited the Museum of the History and Culture of Bukovinian Jews.

On the 18th of July in the framework of “the Jewish day” the participants of the summer camp “Sources of tolerance”, that is being held at the tourist resort “Soniachna dolyna” these days, visited the Chernivtsi Museum of the History and Culture of Bukovinian Jews. The children were getting to know the history and culture […]

Children representatives of ethnic minorities of Ukraine will take part in unique project for inter-ethnic peace

United Ukraine begins with a child ! Press-announcement of International inter-ethnic children school “Sources of Tolerance”. Press contacts: Anna Yakutenko, press-secretary: 063 063 55 26 Anna Lenchovska, project leader: 050 352 48 63 Nataliia Bakulina, school director: 067 936 93 21 Myroslav Grinberg – senior tutor consultant: 067 929 63 87 Email: knou@ukr.net Internally displaced children from Crimea […]

Gifts in the suitcase

Dear friends! Yesterday we had a very pleasant surprise at our museum. Helga von Loewenich, who is a scientific co-worker at the Jewish museum Berlin and a successful artist, came to visit us and brought us some very nice gifts. She brought us 3 little suitcases filled with replicas of ritual Jewish objects, that are […]

ASF-Sommerlager 2014

Dear museum’sfriends! Fromthe 3rd till the 13th of June a volunteer summer camp of the organization Action Reconciliation Service for Peace (ARSP) was hold in Chernivtsi. The summer camp, which has been organized for a few years already, usually lasts for two weeks, during which volunteers are working at the Jewish cemetery of Chernivtsi. Volunteers […]

„The Head of the Jewish Community of Ukraine Speaks Out Against Putin.“

 Soviet dissident and Freedom Prize winner Josef Zissels becomes a Ukrainian Jew. In his support of the Maidan Revolution, the Ukrainian Jewish dissident Josef Zissels was out in front of other prominent Jews. Last March, he protested the Jewish Agency’s decision to hold a conference in Kiev, citing the “assault on political and social rights […]

Best wishes on the occasion of the Jewish holiday – Pesach!

Dear visitors of our website, dear friends! We send you our best wishes on the occasion of the Jewish holiday – Pesach!   Pesach is believed to symbolize the Jewish people’s liberation from Egyptian slavery and salvation given by G-d. However, this holiday has much broader meaning. Since only a community united as a nation, […]