Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage

  • 2929 Richmond Road
    Beachwood, OH 44122
  • 216.593.0575
  • Fax: 216.593.0576
  • Category: Arts & Entertainment
  • Type: Museums

Celebrates culture, identity and connection. Personal stories of survival, courage and creativity are brought to life through artifacts, exhibitions and thought-provoking programs.

  • Miles to Akron + Canton Airport: 42
  • Miles to Downtown: 19
  • Miles to Hopkins Airport: 22
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  • Minimum for Group Tour + Discount: 15
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Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage Meeting Facility
  • # of Rooms: 3
  • Theatre Capacity: 60
  • Banquet Capacity: 280
  • Reception Capacity: 375

Meeting Facility Rooms

Room Name Dimensions Ceiling Sq. Ft. Theater Classroom Size Banquet Capacity Reception
Museum Lobby X                   80     125  
Special Exhibitions Gallery X                   200     250  
The Chelm Family Theatre X           60              
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    • Room Name: The Chelm Family Theatre
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A WINNING CITY: The Best They Can Be: 1920’s Cleveland Indians

  • August 12, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., Aug. 12, 7pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 members

In 1920, Cleveland won the World Series in spectacular style after several dismal years in the baseball wilderness. Join Scott Longert, author of Addie Joss: King of the Pitchers and The Best They Co...

AUTHOR TALK & BOOKSIGNING Rudolf Ruder, The Long Journey to Cleveland

  • September 09, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., Sept. 9, 7pm
  • Admission: Free

It is 1938 in Europe and two vastly different families, separated by a huge religious and cultural chasm await their fates, one with renewed hope, the other with apprehension. Marile, a Catholic girl...

BASEBALL HISTORY TALK Sockalexis: The Original Cleveland Indian

  • July 15, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., July 15, 7pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 Maltz Museum Members

Louis Sockalexis, a member of the Penobscot tribe of Maine, was the first Native American to play major league baseball and the first recognized minority player of any kind in the National League. Wha...

FAMILY OUTING: Free Fourth of July Weekend @ Maltz Museum

  • July 04, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Sat., July 4, noon – 5pm & Sun. July 5, 11am – 5pm
  • Admission: Free

Celebrate our national pastime, the nation’s birthday and the Maltz Museum’s 10th anniversary with free admission all weekend. See the Museum, explore the artifacts and baseball lore wrapp...

Hidden Baseball History Tour

  • July 19, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Sun., July 19, 1 – 5:45pm
  • Admission: $40; $35 Maltz Museum Members

Enjoy a beautiful summer afternoon revisiting baseball history in Cleveland aboard Lolly the Trolly. Baseball historian Morris Eckhouse of the Baseball Heritage Museum shares his encyclopedic knowledg...

Inspired Storytelling: For Little Kids with a Big World View

  • July 16, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Thurs., July 16, 10:30am
  • Admission: Free

Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to our monthly interactive storytelling session fostering cultural curiosity. Themes change with the seasons, but there is always a craft for kids and cof...

Inspired Storytelling: For Little Kids with a Big World View

  • August 20, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Thurs., Aug. 20, 10:30am
  • Admission: Free

Preschoolers and their caregivers are invited to our monthly interactive storytelling session fostering cultural curiosity. Themes change with the seasons, but there is always a craft for kids and cof...

REMEMBERING BASEBALL LEGENDS Jack Corrigan: Hometown reflections of the Irish in Baseball

  • August 27, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Thurs., Aug. 27, 7pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 Maltz Museum Members

Veteran sportscaster Jack Corrigan, currently with the Colorado Rockies, returns home to Cleveland for this one night special event. Enjoy recollections from his history as an Indians announcer, and...

REMEMBERING BASEBALL LEGENDS: A Special Tribute to Al Rosen

  • August 19, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., Aug. 19, 6:30pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 Maltz Museum Members

Join us for an evening celebrating Cleveland Indians 1953 MVP, the great Al Rosen, with a special screening of Beating the Odds: The Al Rosen Story followed by a panel discussion and Q & A with fe...

The Legacy of Larry Doby: An Evening with Larry Doby Jr and Jim “Mudcat" Grant

  • July 29, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., July 29, 7pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 members

Celebrate the achievements of Larry Doby, the first African-American to play in the majors for the American League in 1947 right here in Cleveland, Ohio—just three months after Jackie Robinson m...

You Can’t Play Ball in a Skirt

  • July 08, 2015
  • 2929 Richmond Road
  • Beachwood OH 44122
  • Phone: 216-593-0575
  • Venue: Maltz Museum of Jewish Heritage
  • Times: Wed., July 8, 7pm
  • Admission: $12; $6 Maltz Museum Members

Dr. Alta Weiss who put herself through medical school playing professional baseball on a men’s team in the early 1900s! Bette Lou Higgins of Eden Valley Enterprises shares her fascinating story...

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