Sydney Jewish Museum
Tourism - Darlinghurst, NSW
Sydney Jewish Museum located in Darlinghurst challenges perceptions of democracy, morality, social justice and human rights and places the Holocaust in an factual and contemporary context.
The Sydney Jewish Museum is devoted to recording and teaching the history of the Holocaust. The world-class museum questions the visitors’ perceptions of democracy, social justice, morality and human rights and places the Holocaust in its factual and contemporary context.
The Sydney Jewish Museum aims to educate racial tolerance; to make sure the evils of the past will not repeat; to serve as a testimony to the Holocaust and to stand as a memorial to almost six million martyred Jews and the millions of non-Jewish victims. It also tells the story of the Jews in Australia and demonstrates the richness of Jewish life by showing its culture. The Museum’s timeline invites you to explore Jewish history from its Biblical inception in the Ancient Near East to the thriving community here in Australia.