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The Hineni Heritage Center Multi-media Museum is truly unique. Its 3 themed rooms combine music, photographs, words and design which flow into one another to let the visitor experience the continuity of Judaism over the ages...The Jewish Way of Life Room, the como their homecoming to Israel after the horrors of the Holocaust. Through photos and music, we experience their elation and joy, as immigrants arrive in Israel. The holy city of Jerusalem is shown in all its glory...its importance in the hearts of Jews is illuminated.

way of life roomThe Jewish Way of Life Room shows the traditions and continuity of the Jewish life cycle. These are the ties that have kept Jews together for thousands of years in a religion whose rituals are centered around the home. It illustrates the sanctification of life and G-d's name through the compo connected with them, which is the tie that unites Jews the world over.

The Holocaust Room is a moving account of the darkest time in Jewish history, narrated by Esther Jungreis. The Rebbetzin was just a little girl when her family was forced from their home in Szeged, Hungary to the Bergen-Belsen concentration camp. Through photographs and the Rebbetzin's memorif the Holocaust is personalized, and made real with great force and creativity.

the israeli roomThe Israel Room illustrates the fulfillment of prophesy...the gathering of the exiles, and their homecoming to Israel after the horrors of the Holocaust. Through photos and music, we experience their elation and joy, as immigrants arrive in Israel. The holy city of Jerusalem is shown in all its glory...its importance in the hearts of Jews is illuminated.

To arrange an individual or group visit to the Interactive Museum of the Hineni Heritage Center, E-mail us, or call us at (212) 496-1660.