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With a Mighty Hand: The Art and History of the Passover Haggadah

February 28-May 16, 2020

Passover is a time of remembrance and celebration. Experience this rich tradition through a selection of the most beautifully illuminated Haggadahs from the past 500 years.
2019-2020 Season

There’s something for everyone!

From the unveiling of a thousand-year-old Jewish manuscript to contemporary art depicting the Apocalypse, there is something here for everyone. Museum of the Bible invites you, your family, your community — and every community — to engage with the Bible’s stories, see its history and experience its impact.
Speaker Series

The Bible in Our Hands

February 2, 2020

Discover the story of the Hebrew Bible from the Dead Sea Scrolls to the versions we read today. In this half-day symposium, Dr. Gary Rendsburg will share the journey of the Bible we now hold in our hands.
Special Event

A Balm in Gilead

February 8, 2020

Join us for a time of contemplation and commemoration of the role this Bible has played in the African American experience.

A Fence Around the Torah: Unveiling an Iconic Jewish Bible

Hidden away for 1,000 years, available to you on November 8th!