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Making Their Mark

Making Their Mark

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Equipment
Languages:Offered in English
Availability for this experience is rare.

About your host

My name is Zev! I have always been interested in how culture, history and place can come together in new and exciting ways to create meaningful educational experiences that transform how we learn and use city spaces. After completing my Master’s degree in city planning and design (with further academic background in history), I went on to found the Museum of Jewish Montreal in 2010.
Zev & Kat
Zev & Kat
Zev & Kat
Zev & Kat

About Museum of Jewish Montreal

Founded in 2010 to map, collect and share Montreal’s Jewish history, the Museum of Jewish Montreal (MJM) has hosted tens of thousands of visitors through our online exhibits, pop-up exhibitions and walking tours. In June 2016 we opened a storefront space where we create, explore and share Montreal’s Jewish experience and culture with the participation of diverse audiences.
This is a social impact experience where 100% of what you pay for this experience goes to Museum of Jewish Montreal. .

What we’ll do

The epicentre of Jewish life in Montreal from the turn of the 20th century until the 1950s, today’s Plateau neighbourhood once teemed with tens of thousands of Jewish immigrants from Eastern Europe. Learn how they worked, worshipped, and supported one another as they built new lives in Montreal. Our visit uncovers the synagogues, schools, hospitals, and cultural organizations they established and…

What else you should know

You can book a private tour on any day of the week, inquire at tours@imjm.ca

What I’ll provide

Equipment
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What to bring

Comfortable shoes, weather appropriate clothing and water

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Where you'll be

This walking tour has twelve stops, including buildings that once served as synagogues, businesses, and schools. Visitors will gain an in-depth historical perspective on the Jewish community by learning about these institutions, discussing important members of the community, reading excerpts from memoirs, journals, and newspaper articles, and observing traces of the past still discernible on the buildings and streets of the neighbourhood.

Upcoming availability

If you don’t see availability for the time you are looking for, you can .
Sat, Aug 24    From 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM.
$17 per person
10 of 10 spots left
Availability for this experience is rare.

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend.

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You can book a private tour on any day of the week, inquire at tours@imjm.ca
Zev & Kat
culture walk
Making Their Mark
2 reviews
$17 per person
2 reviews
$17 per person