Jewish Museum London will be closing to the public from Wednesday 18 March 2020 until further notice, in line with advice from Public Health England. Read our full statement.


The Board of Trustees govern the Jewish Museum London, a registered charity, and are responsible for overseeing the management of the museum, its overarching strategy and the appointment of the Chief Executive.

Chairman: Rt Hon Lord Young of Graffham CH, DL

Interim Co-directors: Abi Shapiro and Sam Clifford

Board of Trustees:

  • Jonathan Gestetner
  • Lady Wendy Levene
  • Tanya Persey
  • Ron Shelley

The Jewish Museum is a registered charity no. 1009819 and a registered limited company no. 2655110, England.

Its governing body is the Board of Trustees of the Jewish Museum.