Museum & Store Closed for Rosh Hashanah
Museum Closed (Store open 10 am - 5 pm)
Museum Closed (Store open 10 am - 5 pm)
Museum Closed (Store open 10 am - 5 pm)
Museum & Store are open 10 am - 5 pm
Museum & Store are open 10 am - 5 pm
Museum & Store are open 10 am - 3 pm (early closing for Rosh Hashanah)

Group Experiences at The Weitzman

Whether you live in Philadelphia, PA or Philadelphia, MS, you can experience the Museum’s interdisciplinary and object-based programs that align with Common Core and National Standards. Immigration, religious liberty, social change, Jewish and American identity—these are just a few themes that will come to life during your time with our highly skilled educators.

We can’t wait to welcome you to the Museum. Can’t visit in person? Most of our group programs and school curricula are available virtually. Contact us today and let us know your needs.


The Museum is committed to ensuring that our educational programs are accessible to all schools.

*Title I schools are automatically eligible to receive a scholarship to cover program costs.

*All schools may apply for need-based scholarships.




How to Book Your Visit

Contact our team at or 215-923-3811 ext. 1161. Please be prepared to share some basic details about your group, like approximate timing, group size, and group age-range.

Cost of Group Visits

Costs range from free with scholarship funding to $18/person.

All Title 1 schools are eligible for full subvention, including bus transportation. For all other educational school groups, we have needs-based funding available.

Private tours are available for an additional cost, please inquire about availability and pricing.

Contact our group visits team today at to discuss your group’s specific needs.

Hours of Operation

The Museum is open to the public Thursday-Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm.

Our group visits desk is staffed Wednesday-Sunday, 10 am – 5 pm. Our staff typically responds within 24-48 hours during this window.

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Funding for the Weitzman National Museum of American Jewish History is supported by a grant from the Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, a state agency funded by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania.
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