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EVENT UPDATE
The Breman Museum is no longer hosting Family Magic Fun Day on Sunday, July 21. We hope to see you for Pay-As-You-Wish Admission day instead.

Inescapable

The Life and Legacy of Harry Houdini

Apr 14 - Aug 11

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Now on View

Absence of Humanity

The Holocaust Years, 1933-1945

This permanent exhibition presents the history of the Holocaust through artifacts and stories of Atlanta area Holocaust Survivors.

NOW ON VIEW

Eighteen Artifacts: A Story of Jewish Atlanta

The story of Jewish Atlanta began as it did in many other Southern towns, but its narrative would take dramatic turns as Atlanta became a stage for regional, national, and international events over the next 170 years.

Events

  • July 26th, 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

    ChopArt Project Showcase

    Join us for a final project showcase from ChopArt. ChopArt is a multidisciplinary arts organization serving homeless youth ages 10-18 to help them build community, cope, and heal. Their discussions and life experiences from a week long program with The Breman will inspire a final art project. Please join us and support these amazingly wise and creative teens.

  • July 28th, 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

    Harry Houdini: Pulling Back the Veil in Search of Cecelia

    Harry Houdini had an obsessive love/hate relationship with magic and the supernatural. While performing inexplicable feats of magic for millions around the world, he diligently reminded his audiences that he had no occult powers. However, when his mother, Cecelia Weisz, died; he turned to the supernatural in a desperate attempt to pull back the Veil and contact her. Houdini became a regular at seances, and psychic readings, usually finding con artists and fraud. Rolando Santos will look at the world of spiritualism that Harry Houdini encountered as he was : Pulling Back the Veil in Search of Cecelia.

  • July 29th, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Magical Mondays

    Do you want to learn some awesome magic? This summer at the Breman you'll have your chance! Every week a staff member or a visiting guest magician will perform and teach magic that you can do using items you have around the house. All ages welcome!

  • August 5th, 10:30 AM - 11:30 AM

    Magical Mondays

    Do you want to learn some awesome magic? This summer at the Breman you'll have your chance! Every week a staff member or a visiting guest magician will perform and teach magic that you can do using items you have around the house. All ages welcome!

  • August 25th, 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Five Points

    Plunge into historic Jewish Atlanta with exclusive tours of some of the city's most significant sites! Join us as we explore Historic Five Points. The center of life in Atlanta, Five Points is both a space and a crucial turning point in many of Atlanta's well-known stories.

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EXPLORE

EXHIBITIONS

Jewish history, culture and arts.

RESEARCH

Search The Archives

Browse The Cuba Family Archives for Southern Jewish History

LEARN

Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education

The Lillian and A.J. Weinberg Center for Holocaust Education offers guided tours of our Holocaust Galleries as well as pre and post visit curriculum for educators.

EXPERIENCE

Historic Jewish Atlanta Tours

History at its source.
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