Temple Museum of Religious Art

Admission to Temple Museum of Religious Art in Cleveland is free.

  • Museum tours are available by appointment Mondays through Fridays from 9:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
  • Location: (Map It) Temple-Tifereth Israel, a national landmark building in University Circle at Silver Park in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Phone: 216-831-3233
  • Web: Click here

Temple Museum of Religious Art in Cleveland is the fourth oldest museum of Judaica in the country. Founded in 1950, it now has one of the most prominent and comprehensive collections of religious and Judaic art. Its collections include antique Torah hangings used in European synagogues that date to the seventeenth century; silver Torah ornaments, antiquities and household pottery from the Holy Land region dating from 2000 B.C.E. to Roman times; fold art objects made and used by Jews in many countries; many historic documents, manuscripts and bibles; and a collection of sculptures, paintings and lithographs by famous Jewish artists.