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Jewish MuseumThe Jewish Museum in Camden reopened on Wednesday 17th March 2010 following a £10 million transformation which brought the collections of the Jewish Museum and the former London Museum of Jewish Life under one roof for the first time. Through important historical artefacts visitors can start to understand what it means to be Jewish in modern, multicultural Britain. Four permanent galleries display the huge variety of objects relating to British Jewish life while new facilities include a gallery for changing exhibitions, a 100-seat auditorium, an education space and a cafe and shop on the ground floor. Highlights from the four permanent galleries include a recreation of an East End street and tailor's workshop, a map showing where Jews have come from around the world, ceremonial objects including the oldest English silver Hanukah lamp and a Yiddish theatre karaoke presented by comedian David Schneider. A medieval mikveh (ritual bath) from the 13th century, one of the most important archaeological finds relating to Anglo-Jewry, discovered in 2001 in Milk Street in the City of London is also on display. The lobby and stairwells feature more key objects from the collections, including a painted banner from the London Jewish Bakers' Union. The museum also offers excellent audio-visual programmes, interactive displays, changing exhibitions and cultural events.

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Jukebox, Jewkbox! A Century on Shellac and VinylJukebox, Jewkbox! A Century on Shellac and VinylJukebox, Jewkbox! A Century on Shellac and VinylIn 1887 German-Jewish emigrant Emil Berliner patented his gramophone and changed the world. The Jewish Museum London takes this moment in history as its starting point and explores the history of Jewish inventors, musicians, composers, music producers and songwriters and our experience of them in the 20th century through shellac and vinyl. The exhi2016-07-24T00:00:00+01002016-10-16T00:00:00+0100 Where:
Jewish Museum, † Raymond Burton House† 129-131 Albert Street† † NW1 7NB
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event > Exhibitions > Art exhibitions - Installation
PRICING£7.50 (Adults), £6.50 (Concessions), £3.50 (Children 5-16), Under 5s Free, Family ticket (two adults and up to four children) £18
DATES14th July to 16th October 2016
In 1887 German-Jewish emigrant Emil Berliner patented his gramophone and changed the world. The Jewish Museum London takes this moment in history as its starting point and explores the history of Jewish inventors, musicians, composers, music producers and songwriters and our experience of them in the 20th century through shellac and vinyl. The exhi...†More about this event

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Jewish Museum† Silver Hanukah lamp. John Ruslen, London, 1709. Credit: Jewish Museum London †

Jewish Museum - Silver Hanukah lamp. John Ruslen,  London, 1709. Credit: Jewish Museum London

Jewish Museum Silver Hanukah lamp. John Ruslen, London, 1709. Credit: Jewish Museum London†


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Holiday Inn Camden Lock Hotel
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £65† 30% off
30 Jamestown Road, NW1 | 5 minutes from Jewish Museum
Housed in an exciting modernist 'white box' building, and with some of London's maddest and most entertaining shopping and nightlife on the doorstep, the Holiday Inn ... More
Thistle Euston Hotel London
London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel † from £67† 21% off
43 Cardington Street, NW1 | 12 minutes from Jewish Museum
Within three minutes walk of Euston Station, between Regent's Park and the British Museum and close to Kings Cross Station, this modern hotel offers guests a ... More
ibis London Euston St Pancras
London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel † from £54† 24% off
3 Cardington Street, NW1 | 15 minutes from Jewish Museum
Though this hotel is in one of the capital's busiest areas, a major public transport hub just outside the Congestion Charge Zone, its peaceful backstreet location ... More
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The Pirate Club
London > Attractions > Activities for Kids
Pirate Castle, Oval Road, Camden Town, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
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69 Camden High Street
London > Attractions >
Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Jewish Museum
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Jenny Wren (Canal Boat Cruises)
London > Attractions > Sightseeing Tours
Walker's Quay, 250 Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Jewish Museum
A canal boat hotspot, Camden and the surrounding north London locale tempt passers-by with visions of traditional, colourfully-painted barges. While many of these are privately-owned a ... More
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Melissa James
London > Events > Concerts †Dates: Sunday 24th July 2016 - 9pm
The Green Note Cafe, 106 Parkway, NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
Melissa James' music fuses her love of blues, folk, country and jazz bundled in a package of soul. Combined with the velvety power of her delivery, ...More
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EdFringe Previews: Luke Kempner & Iain Stirling
London > Events > Comedy †Dates: Sunday 24th July 2016 - 8pm
The Camden Head, 100 Camden High Street, Camden, NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
Kempner performs his impression-based routine ahead of the Edinburgh Festival, while Scottish stand-up, Stirling, delivers socially observant material....More
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Ultimate Power
London > Events > Clubbing and Nightlife †Dates: Friday 29th July 2016 - 9pm
Electric Ballroom, 184 Camden Street, NW1 | 4 minutes from Jewish Museum
DJs Steve Proud, Brian Mahoney, "Mr" Flash, Dave Fawbert and Alex Gilbert preside over the UK-wide brand devoted to power ballads and rock anthems, replete with ...More
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The Dublin Castle
London > Entertainment > Live Music
94 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
Internationally famous music venue and pub offering cheap drinks, dancing and live music from up-and-coming bands. Legendary on the indie scene, the Dublin Castle, thanks to ... More
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The Forge Arts Venue
London > Entertainment > Live Music
3-7 Delancey Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Jewish Museum
The Forge is a purpose-built acoustically-designed concert venue in the heart of London's Camden Town. Housed in a sustainable, architecturally designed building, boasting both a RIBA ... More
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Jazz Cafe
London > Entertainment > Live Music
5 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Jewish Museum
The youngest and funkiest of London's live jazz venues is everything a jazz bar should be - small, friendly and in love with music. The live ... More
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Urban Outfitters Camden
London > Shopping > Clothing
211 Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
The Urban Outfitters Camden store, located outside Camden Town tube station, occupies an old cinema that dates back to 1909. This well thought out retail space ... More
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Offspring
London > Shopping > Shoes
221 Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Jewish Museum
If you’re heavily into trainers then this is the shop for you with brands like Adidas, Puma, Nike, Reef, New Balance, Reebok and Merrell to drool ... More
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Stella
London > Shopping > Ladies Fashion
5 Upper Market Hall, Camden Lock, Camden Town, London NW1 | 6 minutes from Jewish Museum
This Camden Lock Market store offers a complete wardrobe in one small shop from lingerie to a winter coat. Established in 1990, Stella sells a carefully ... More
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Pizza Express
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
85 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
Pizza Express has become something of a London institution. Serving consistently excellent Italian pizzas quickly in pleasant unfussy surroundings, this is always a convenient and acceptable ... More
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Strada
London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
40-42 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
Strada has started something of a pizza revolution and knocked Pizza Express off its perch (as well as, more regrettably, being the final nail in the ... More
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The Green Note Cafe
London > Restaurants > Vegetarian restaurants
106 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
Live music, a monthly poetry night and delicious veggie food.... More
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Camden Careers Centre
London > Education > Career Services
78 Parkway, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
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Out of the Bloom
London > Education > Evening Classes
89/91 Bayham Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
Unique and innovative workshops teaching flower arranging and floristry with monthly, weekly or daily workshops. This is a really enjoyable art form that allows its students ... More
Camden Student Support
London > Education > Universities and Colleges
Student Support Team, Camden Education Department, Crowndale Centre, 218 Eversholt Street, NW1 | 7 minutes from Jewish Museum
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FitnessFirst
London > Leisure > Fitness
128 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
A chain of health and fitness clubs. Excellent gyms stocked with the latest machines as well as a good selection of classes and well trained enthusiastic ... More
The New Camden Snooker Club
London > Leisure > Games
16 Delancey Street,NW, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
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Mornington Sports & Fitness Centre
London > Leisure > Fitness
142 Arlington Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
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The Crown & Goose
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100 Arlington Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 2 minutes from Jewish Museum
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The Engineer
London > Restaurants > Gastropub
65 Gloucester Avenue, Primrose Hill, Primrose Hill, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Jewish Museum
Popular Primrose Hill gastropub with an excellent draught beer selection and a small but mouth-watering menu drawing on influences all around the world. Beer garden makes ... More
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The Prince Albert
London > Nightlife > Pubs
163 Royal College Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 7 minutes from Jewish Museum
A decent gastropub that retains enough of the 'pub' aspect to ensure a relaxed, comfortable atmosphere. Leather sofas are well worn, despite a recent change of ... More
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BrewDog Camden
London > Nightlife > Bars
113 Bayham Street, Camden Town, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
In an industrial-style space on Camden Town's Bayham Street, BrewDog Camden is a combination of craft beers, gourmet burgers and pizzas from BBC Masterchef winner Tim ... More
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KOKO
London > Nightlife > Nightclubs
1A Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Jewish Museum
KOKO offers a great mixture of live bands and club nights that have put it at the heart of the Camden nightlife. The huge stage, broad ... More
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Simmons Camden
London > Nightlife > Bars
7 Camden High Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 5 minutes from Jewish Museum
Simmons Camden is an ideal place for after work drinks, a lazy Sunday afternoon or a good old boogie. Expect cocktails in tea pots and an ... More
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ORT House Conference Centre
London > Business > Venue Hire
126 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 | 1 minute from Jewish Museum
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The Pirate Castle
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Gilbeys Wharf Oval Road, Camden Town, London NW1 | 3 minutes from Jewish Museum
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63-65 Camden High Street, Camden Town, Camden Town, London NW1 | 4 minutes from Jewish Museum
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