Our Museum in the European Heritage Days 2016

As usually the cultural event European Heritage Days 2016 in Belgrade, organized by the City of Belgrade –  Secretariat for Economy and Secretariat for Culture, was great.   Our Museum participated with 4 different and interesting programs: exhibition, the book presentation, the lecture and expert tour of the Jewish cemetery. On 26 September the small, but very interesting multimedia exhibition “Matilda is not here” by Serbian – Canadian artist of Jewish origin, Gabriela Nikolic, was staged in the Museum. On 27 […]

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Organized by our Museum a new exhibition Jews of Serbia – Officers of the Royal Yugoslav Army was opened with an appropriate ceremony on December the 15th at 13:00 PM.  The exhibition opening was a real event. The number of people who attended the opening surpassed the space of our Museum, thus causing enormous enjoyment to the team which prepared the exhibition. Following the welcome address by Vojislava Radovanović, director of the  Museum, and, at the same time, author of […]

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We have already dedicated a number of information to the exhibition of the Jewish Historical Museum “Jews of Serbia in the WW I”.  However, we skipped to inform our visitors in English  for the seventh time when our exhibition visited the gallery of the Cultural Center Čukarica, Belgrade, on October the 7th 2015. The immediate reason for this cooperation with the Cultural Center Čukarica was marking of the 100th anniversary of the siege of Belgrade. Namely, in 1915, exactly in October, fierce […]

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Jews in the World War One

Follow the link to see a very short movie about the Serbian Jews in the First World War made by State Television network (RTS program 1) https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UdJDEma7BvY  

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Exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” visiting Banja Kovilјača

As we have already announced in the previously communicated news, our exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” is not yet coming home. From Lazarevac it was transported to Banja Kovilјača, directly to the local MEMORIAL GALLERY OF THE DRINA BATTLE 1914. Banja Kovilјača makes part of the town of Loznica and was rightfully, incertain social circles, at the beginning of the 20thcentury, considered a “royalSPA”, and not merely because the king of Serbia Petar I Karađorđević enjoyed reposing […]

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Exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” in Lazarevac

After the visit of our exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” to the Lajkovac Cultural Center in May 2015, on which we had earlier informed the visitors of this web site, another, fifth in a row, visit followed – this time to Lazarevac. The Library  „Dimitrije Tucović“ in Lazarevac, that is Mrs. Jasmina Ivanković, director of the Library, performed all necessary preparations and took over the exhibition from the Cultural Center  of Lajkovac. Interest of Mrs. Ivanković […]

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Our Museum as a part of the great manifestation MUSEUMS OF SERBIA – TEN DAYS FROM 10 TO 10

For the first time, this year, at the initiative of ICOM Serbia and the Association of Serbian museums, an extraordinary manifestation took place entitled “Museums of Serbia – ten days from 10 to 10”. 67 museums and similar institutions participated in the manifestation.  Naturally, our Jewish Historical Museum participated in this event. It lasted from May the 9th till May the 18th. Based on the detailed reports the participants submitted To the organizational committee, it has been estimated that 190,000 […]

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Our exhibition visiting Lajkovac

The journey of the exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” is proceeding…   In the previous news we have already announced that our Museum was invited to realize its exhibition in the gallery of the Cultural center “Hadži Ruvim” in Lajkovac. With great pleasure we accepted this kind invitation, and the Cultural center Lajkovac took over the exhibition directly from the previous host, the Museum in Osečina. The exhibition “Jews of Serbia in the World War I” […]

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Museums of Serbia ten days from 10 to 10

The Jewish Historical Museum invites you to the exhibition „Drawings by Moša Mevorah: Officers of the Yugoslav Royal Army – Portraits from 1941 German POW Camps“. The exhibition, as a part of the manifestation „Museums of Serbia, ten days from 10 to 10“, will be opened to the public in the entrance hall of Museum on 16 May at 7 p.m. Moša Mevorah was born of a reputable Sephardic family in Belgrade in 1890. During WWII, as a soldier of […]

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