Access Family Workshop

For Visitors with Learning or Developmental Disabilities


Sunday, December 3, 2017
2 – 4 pm
Exhibition Galleries

Ages 18+ 

Visitors with learning or developmental disabilities are invited to explore the exhibition Veiled Meanings: Fashioning Jewish Dress and create art inspired by the work on view. Featuring a sumptuous array of over 100 articles of clothing from the eighteenth to twentieth centuries, the exhibition offers an exceptional opportunity for American audiences to view many facets of Jewish identity and culture through rarely seen garments.

All Access Programs are free of charge and require advance reservation. Please contact or 212.423.3289 for more information or to register.

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Woman’s coat (detail). Bukhara, Uzbekistan, late 19th century. Brocaded silk, ikat-dyed silk and cotton lining. The Israel Museum, Jerusalem, B64.12.4226. Photo © The Israel Museum, Jerusalem by Mauro Magliani