Reunion 2017
A Meeting of Hohenems descendantsAlready for the third time descendants of Jewish families from Hohenems from July 27 – 30, 2017, met for a reunion in the town on the Austrian-Swiss border. Many of their ancestors already emigrated in the 19th century. Or escaped the Nazi persecution. Now they live in Italy and in the US, in Switzerland, Germany or Australia, in Israel or Middle America, in Brussels, London or Paris, and some even in Vorarlberg.  ... more 
Current Exhibition
The Female Side of GodThe Jewish Museum Hohenems poses a challenging question to the monotheistic religions: Is it possible to view the—according to Jewish, Christian, and Muslim tradition—“one and only God” as other than male? The exhibition “The Female Side of God”—a project of the Jewish Museum Hohenems in cooperation with the Museum of the Bible, Washington D.C., and the Jewish Museum Frankfurt am Main—thus takes a critical look at concepts of God in the Abrahamic religions.  ... more 
Visit our Blog: "Letters from the Hohenems Diaspora"In 2017 we commemorate the Hohenems „letter of protection“ issued 400 years ago. And in July 2017 the descendants of the Hohenems Jews from all over the world will gather for their third international Reunion. In our new Blog „Letters from the Hohenems Diaspora. Looking forward to our Reunion 2017“ we report about events in Hohenems, family stories, European networks and personal reflexions. Stay tuned.  ... more