The Jewish Museum has announced a temporary closure in the wake of the coronavirus (COVID-19) concerns in New York City. The museum released the following statement regarding the shutdown:
The health and safety of our visitors and staff is the Jewish Museum’s priority. Due to heightened concern regarding the coronavirus (COVID-19), the Jewish Museum will be closed to the public beginning Friday, March 13, 2020, for a period of two weeks.
All public programs and events have been canceled and refunds will be issued.
During this time, we will continue to monitor the situation and determine the need for continued closure.