Get special insight into exhibitions by taking a docent-guided tour. Tours meet in the lobby.

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  • Father, mother and young daughter lighting Hanukkah candles while two boys play with a dreidel at a table and two other boys stand behind them

    Visions and Values Public Tour—Suspended

    Collection Highlights

    Thursday–Sunday, 2:00–3:00 pm

    In support of emergency efforts to slow and contain the spread of COVID-19, the Skirball (including Visions and Values) will be closed to the public effective Saturday, March 14 through Sunday, May 3. Thank you for your understanding.

    Tour the Skirball’s core exhibition, Visions and Values: Jewish Life from Antiquity to America, and explore how the Jews have learned from and contributed to the many cultures they have encountered while also retaining their essential values and beliefs.

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  • Carnegie Deli

    Public Tour—"I'll Have What She's Having": The Jewish Deli

    Starting Date TBA

    Beginning May 19
    Tuesday–Sunday: 1:00–2:00 pm;
    Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays: 1:00–2:00 and 2:30–3:30 pm

    Take a closer look at how delicatessens became cornerstones of American Jewish food culture during the past century on this docent-led tour.

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