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National Museum of American Jewish History

  • 101 S Independence Mall E
  • Philadelphia, PA 19106-2517
  • (215) 923-3811

On Independence Mall, NMAJH brings to life the 350 year history of Jews in America. The museum invites visitors of all heritages to share their own stories and replect on their histories and identities.

  • Days & Hours of Operation: Tuesday – Friday 10am-5pm, Saturday & Sunday 10am-5:30pm. Private guided tours are available.
  • Seasonal Days & Hours of Operation: On Wednesdays between Memorial Day and Labor Day, the Museum will stay open until 8pm. In addition to most Mondays, we are closed on the following holidays: New Year’s Day, Passover (first day), Rosh Hashana, Yom Kippur and Thanksgiving Day. The Museum also closes early (at 3 pm) on the following holiday eves: Erev Rosh Hashanah, Erev Yom Kippur, Christmas Eve. NMAJH is open on all other Jewish holidays (except if they happen to fall on a Monday).
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Booking Notes: Groups should book 1 month in advance.
  • Payment Policy: For GROUPS: Full payment is required two weeks prior to visit. Group visits may include guided tours or self guided visit experiences. Guided tours are available for additional fee.
  • Deposit policy: For Groups: A non-refundable, 25% deposit is due no later than two weeks after booking to guarantee your date.Parties of 15 or more people qualify as groups and are eligible for discounted admission rates when booked in advance. We recommend reserving your visit at least one month in advance; based on availability, we are sometimes able to accommodate groups with less notice.

Group Tours

  • Guided Tour - Min/Max Size: Prices are available for smaller groups.
  • Guided Tour for Groups:
    • Both
  • Meals Served:
    • Lunch
  • Alcohol: None
  • Cuisine:
    • American
    • Coffee Shop/Tea Room
  • Group Reservations: Recommended
  • Handicap Accessible:
  • Seating Capacity - Indoor: 35
Facility Info
  • Description Private party packages available. Maximum of 40 guests total (children and adults). One adult chaperone is required for every 5 children. We recommend booking at least one month in advance.
Sep 16, 2016 - Jan 16, 2017
  • Recurrence: Recurring daily
  • Event Location: National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Address: 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2517
  • Admission: Free with Museum admission
Dec 08, 2016
  • Event Location: National Museum of American Jewish History
  • Address: 101 S Independence Mall E, Philadelphia, PA 19106-2517
  • Admission: $15 General admission
  • 6 PM World Cafe Live Party; 7 PM Film screening