National Museum of American Jewish History

National Museum of American Jewish History daytime resizedHOURS YOU CAN USE YOUR STAMP PASS:

  • Wednesday through Friday, 10am-5pm
  • Saturday and Sunday, 10am-5:30pm

The National Museum of American Jewish History, located on historic Independence Mall in Philadelphia, brings to life the 350-year history of Jews in America.  Tracing the stories of how Jewish immigrants became Jewish Americans, the Museum invites visitors of all backgrounds to share their own stories and reflect on how their histories and identities shape and are shaped by the American experience. An open door for all, NMAJH honors the past and contributes to a better future by sharing the power of imagination and ideas, culture and community, leadership and service, in ways that turn inspiration into action.

CLICK HERE to read about STAMP Teen Council member Myrna’s first visit to NMAJH!


101 South Independence Mall E  Philadelphia, PA 19106


NMAJH is located at the corner of 5th and Market Streets. NMAJH is right by the 5th St. stop of the Market-Frankford subway line. The museum is accessible by the #17, 33, and 38 bus lines, and by PHLASH stops #2 and 18.  Parking is available at the Bourse Garage, located between Market and Chestnut Streets on 4th Street.


The museum has both a gift shop and a cafe!


No photography allowed within exhibition galleries or by any artifact cases/exhibit elements. However, photography in non-exhibit areas—the Store, the Café, the foyer & atrium, etc.—is allowed.

Find the National Museum of American Jewish History on Facebook and follow them on Twitter and Instagram @americanjewishmuseum.