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3.00 pm

Behind the Scenes of…Simchat Torah

17 October @ 3.00 pm - 3.30 pm
£6.50 – £8.50
A painting of a group of people looking at a Torah scroll

Concluding the festival of Sukkot, Simchat Torah is a joyous festival to celebrate the Torah. Each Sabbath, a portion of the Torah is read throughout the year and this yearly cycle ends on the last day of Sukkot when the last portion of the outgoing year, followed by the first portion of the new cycle […]

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3.30 pm

Race in Religion: Revealing Black History

17 October @ 3.30 pm - 4.30 pm
£6.50 – £8.50
A man wearing a head covering reading a book

Join us for a tour revealing Black History and Black Jewish History in the collection. From the role of ‘blackness’ in Holy Texts to some of the ancient Jewish communities of  Africa, we will be exploring the many ways in which race is portrayed through religion. Led by Learning Officer Shereen Hunte, you will get […]

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