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

K. Felsenhardt, Kindling of the Hanukkah Lamp in a Polish-Jewish Home, Poland, 1893.

HUCSM 66.79. Kirschstein Collection. Photo by John Elder

Public Tours

Public Tour—Visions and Values

Collection Highlights

Thursday–Sunday, 2:00 p.m.

About the Program

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.

On the March 1 tour, take a closer look at objects related to the holiday of Purim. April 5–7 tours will highlight objects associated with the holiday of Passover.