Announcements & Information

Announcements & Information

Special Feature at the Bottom of Many of Our Exhibits

“Jews in the News” is a feature being added to many new and older exhibits in the Jewish Museum of the American West. “Jews in the News” are short articles taken from newspapers approximately at that time and that place showing activities of early Jewish pioneers who were involved in all parts of the community – from commerce, politics, law enforcement, etc.

Family Photographs

We welcome photographs from family members of people exhibited in the museum. These photos are regularly added the exhibits. Please send scanned photos to  Be sure to tell us what they show!



Questions often asked of us . . . .

How can I get an Exhibit for my Western Pioneer Jewish Ancestors?

How do I get a Historical Exhibit for my  Synagogue in the Museum?

How do I get a Historical Exhibit for my Jewish Service Organization?