In connection with the renovation and preparations for the opening of the permanent exhibition entitled — What we’ve been unable to shout out to the world about the „Oneg Shabbat” group and the Underground Archive of the Warsaw Ghetto, the Emanuel Ringelblum Jewish Historical Institute will be closed from June 20 through October 31, 2017.
At this time you will not be able to use the Reading Room and the Archive. The Bookshop and Exhibitions will also be closed. The hall is inaccessible to visitors.
The entrance to the Institute is currently from al. Solidarności.
Guests having an appointment with the staff of the Genealogical Department , are invited to a meeting room located in the Blue Tower (entrance from Tłomackie Street).
We would like to apologize for any inconvenience and invite you to the opening of the permanent exhibition in November!
WALKS AND EDUCATIONAL WORKSHOPS
To take advantage of our free educational offer you need to book your classes (walk, lesson or workshop) at least two weeks in advance.
Bookings: Monday-Friday: 11 a.m. — 6 p.m.
tel.: +48 22 827 92 21 ext. 102
We encourage anyone interested in researching their Jewish roots to visit our Genealogy Department.
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m. — 4 p.m.
tel.: (22) 828 59 62
We invite you to visit our Tlomackie Bookstore with its wide selection of publications on the topics of Jewish history and Jewish literature, religion, art and customs. You can also order books on-line: http://www.jhi.pl/ksiegarnia/sforim
Monday-Friday: 10 a.m.-6 p.m.
Sunday: 10 a.m. -6 p.m.
tel.: (22) 827 92 21 ext. 123
The collections of books and periodicals can be accessed in the reading room after leaving one’s signature in the library’s book of records. The originals of old prints and manuscripts are available on request, subject to the presentation of a letter of recommendation from university authorities or other research institutions.
During summer vacations period, from 27th of June until 2nd of September, 2016, JHI’s Library will be open from Monday to Thursday from 9 am until 5 pm and on Fridays from 9 am until 3 pm.
From 12th of June 2017 the reading room in JHI will be closed.
DOCUMENTATION OF MONUMENTS DEPARTMENT
We invite anyone looking for information on Jewish heritage in Poland to visit the Documentation of Monuments Department.
Monday — Friday: 9 a.m. — 5 p.m.
tel.: (22) 827 92 21
To familiarize yourself with a particular piece from our archival collection you can contact the Archives Department.
Monday-Friday: 8 a.m. — 4 p.m.
tel.: (22) 827 92 21 ext. 124
Underground: Ratusz-Arsenał Station
Buses: E-2, 107, 111, 171, 227, 410, 520 — Plac Bankowy stop
Trams: 4, 15, 18, 35 — Plac Bankowy stop