Aron Tänzer
150 years Aron Tänzer. A birthday evening
Online event (in English) - Saturday 30 Jan 2021, 7:30 pmIn Zusammenarbeit mit dem Stadtarchiv Hohenems, der Stadt Göppingen, dem Jüdischen Museum Meran und der Jüdischen Gemeinde Bratislava | Mit Beiträgen von Tomáš Stern (Vorsitzender der Jüdischen Gemeinde Bratislava), Eva Grabherr (okay.zusammen leben), Mario Lechner (Stadtarchiv Hohenems), Federico Steinhaus (Meran), Joachim Innerhofer (Jüdisches Museum Meran), Sabine Mayr (Jüdisches Museum Meran), Alex Maier (Oberbürgermeister der Stadt Göppingen), Uri Taenzer (Willingboro, New Jersey (USA)) und Bürgermeister Dieter Egger (Hohenems). Moderation: Hanno Loewy (Jüdisches Museum Hohenems). ... more 
Closed from Dec 24, 2020 - Feb 8, 2021
We expect to reopen on February 9, 2021.We recommend a look at this page on the current exhibition "The Last Europeans": Here you will find insights into the exhibition, exciting interviews, lectures and debates - and a critical European diary that explores the crises and distortions of the European project, the handling of human rights and democracy, and the political abuse of Jewish history and the present by the nationalist populism of these days. We wish you all the best, stay healthy and see you soon! Hanno Loewy and team ... more 
New Exhibition
The Last Europeans. Jewish Perspectives on the Crises of an Idea | The Brunner Family. An EstateOctober 4, 2020 until October 3, 2021 | Seventy-five years after the end of World War II, Europe is threatened by a relapse into nationalistic and xenophobic ideologies. The European imperative of “Never Again!” is being challenged by many, also here in Austria. At the same time, Europe’s nationalists are discovering their own fantasy of the “Christian-Jewish Occident”—as a battle cry against immigration and integration.  ... more 
The Museum
At Home: DiasporaThe Jewish Museum of Hohenems remembers the Jewish community of Hohenems and its various contributions to the development of Vorarlberg and the surrounding regions of the Alps. It tells a story about the Diaspora, and it confronts contemporary questions of Jewish life and culture in Europe, questions of living together and of migration. The museum also deals with the end of the community of Hohenems, the regional ... more