Opening hours

On Sunday the 23rd of November the Museumcafé will be closed. Lunch will not be served on this day. For a cup of coffee or tea you are welcome in the auditorium.

The Jewish Historical Museum and the JHM Children's Museum are open every day from 11.00 to 17.00 (the ticket desks close at 16.30).

The Resource Centre of the museum is open from Monday to Friday, from 1.00 pm untill 5.00 pm.

The Hollandsche Schouwburg is also open every day from 11.00 to 17.00. The Portuguese Synagogue has different opening hours, please check the specific opening hours and exceptions for Jewish holidays here.


In 2014, all of our locations are closed on the following dates.

King's Day 26 April Closed 
Rosh Hashanah 25 and 26 September Closed 
Yom Kippur 4 October Closed
Sinterklaas 5 December Closed at 16.00
Christmas Eve 24 December Closed at 16.00
Christmas Day 25 December Closed at 16.00
New Year's Eve 31 December Closed at 16.00