Tuesday, November 7, 2017
9:30 am – 3 pm
Explore strategies for teaching the theme of immigration and the current refugee crisis in the classroom through works of art and artifacts in the Jewish Museum collection. William Roka, Historian and Public Programs Manager at the South Street Seaport Museum and an independent scholar will speak about the history of transatlantic travel and immigration in the early 20th century and Tracy Reines, Regional Director, US Programs at the International Rescue Committee will speak about the refugee crisis.
Deadline to Register: Friday, November 3
$35 (includes breakfast).
Special Education teachers and teachers in City Council District 7 represented by Council Member Mark Levine may attend free of charge by calling 212.423.3270.
General Admission tickets are sold only at the Museum and valid for the day of visitation.
Order by phone at 212.423.3337 on Monday through Thursday, 10 am – 5 pm; and Friday, 10 am – 3 pm. We accept Visa, MasterCard, American Express, and Discover.
If the program is sold out, there will be a message on the box office line.
Orders are available through our online ticket vendor, ACME Ticketing. If you have technical difficulties, please call 866-205-1322.
Tickets can be purchased in person at the Museum's admission desk during regular Museum hours, excluding Saturdays.