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In the Spotlight: The Skirball Collection

Special Event

Large replica of liberty torch in the Vision and Values gallery

Experience Spotlight Tours of Visions and Values with Skirball team members.

Dates and Times

Select Wednesdays/Thursdays, April 18–December 18, 2:00 pm

Note: Spotlight Tours are subject to cancellation. 


Included with general admission.

About Spotlight Tours

Throughout 2024, in celebration of Jewish culture and the American Jewish experience, Skirball team members will offer spotlight tours of Jewish ceremonial art, ritual objects, and material culture found in the Skirball collection and on display in Visions and Values: Jewish Life from Antiquity to America

Thu, Apr 18 | Passover 
In the Spotlight: Haggadot (books used during the Passover meal) with Executive Vice President Leslie Johnson 

Thu, May 30 | Jewish American Heritage Month 
In the Spotlight: Torah mantle and a World War II–era coin card with Associate Curator and Collections Specialist Alissa Schapiro 

Thu, Aug 15 | Tu B’Av 
In the Spotlight: Katubbot (Jewish marriage contracts) and wedding attire with Associate Curator and Collections Specialist Alissa Schapiro 

Wed, Sep 18 | High Holy Days  
In the Spotlight: Shofars with Rabbi in Residence Beau Shapiro 

Thu, Oct 17 | Sukkot  
In the Spotlight: Etrog container (used to hold a citrus fruit) with Associate Curator Vicki Phung Smith 

Thu, Dec 18 | Hanukkah 
In the Spotlight: Hanukkah lamps with Vice President and Museum Director Sheri Bernstein

Mother holding young daughter dancing and smiling outside during a festival

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