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2018-2019 Historic Jewish Atlanta Tours | The Breman Museum in Atlanta

Explore Jewish Atlanta's Most Exclusive Historic Sites!

The Breman Museum is excited to announce the Fall 2018 – Spring 2019 Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour Series! Join us as we plunge into Atlanta Jewish history with exclusive tours of some of the city's most significant sites!

Westview Cemetery
September 16, 2018 | 10 – 11:30 AM

Oakland Cemetery
October 17, 2018 | 10 – 11:30 AM
Presented in partnership with The Historic Oakland Foundation.

Congregation Or VeShalom
November 7, 2018 | 10 – 11:30 AM

MACoM – Metro Atlanta Community Mikvah
December 5, 2018 | 10 – 11:30 AM

Fox Theatre
January 17, 2019 | 10 – 11:30 AM

Civil Rights Bus Tour
February 10, 2019 | 12 PM – 2 PM

Civil Rights Bus Tour
February 13, 2019 | 10 AM – 12 PM

Fulton Bag & Cotton Mill Lofts
March 13, 2019 | 10 – 11:30 AM
Presented in partnership with Phoenix Flies presented by the Atlanta Preservation Center and The Patch Works Art & History Center

The High Museum
Presented in partnership with The Breman Museum
May 22, 2019 | 10 – 11:30 AM

The Leo Frank Case
June 23, 2019 | 2 PM
Presented in partnership with Marietta Museum of History

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Other Events

  • February 24th, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Bearing Witness: Robert Ratonyi (Hungary)

    Robert remembers a childhood scarred by fear, upheaval, hunger and loss. He was six years old when forced to wear a yellow star and face the terrors of war and ghetto life without his parents, both of whom were deported to concentration camps. He grew up under communist dictatorship and escaped Hungary following the bloody uprising of 1956. A graduate of MIT and Drexel University, Robert went on to a successful business career.

  • March 10th, 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM

    “SALUTE TO HOLLYWOOD”

    What do the songs “Beauty and the Best”, “Que Sera Sera”, and “White Christmas” have in common, in addition to being winners of the Academy-Awards most prestigious music award? They were all written by Jewish composers! Bob Spiotto, dazzling performer and director of programs at New York City’s Friar’s Club, will be taking us on an entertaining journey through the glamorous history of Jewish contributions to music and film. Spiotto will be joined by a group of Atlanta’s glitziest musical stars, including Joe Alterman.

  • March 13th, 10:00 AM - 11:30 AM

    Historic Jewish Atlanta Tour: Fulton Bag and Cotton Mill

    Once the largest employer in Atlanta, the Fulton Bag & Cotton Mill is now loft apartments and condos. Explore the Jewish history of the factory and how it gave rise to Cabbagetown and also Georgia Tech. This program is presented in partnership with Phoenix Flies presented by the Atlanta Preservation Center.

  • March 24th, 2:00 PM - 5:00 PM

    Bearing Witness: Ben Walker (Romania)

    Ben was six years old when he and his family were ordered to report to the railroad station within four hours. He and his mother survived the Holocaust in conditions beyond description in Transnistria, in southern Ukraine. Following the war, he and his mother immigrated to Israel where he served in the Israeli army. Mr. Walker later moved to the United States, where he attended the University of Florida and Syracuse University before moving to Atlanta.

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