Beit Hatefutsot and Tel Aviv’s 105 Anniversary

View of the Jaffa Bay and Tel Aviv, 1960's. Photo: Leni Sonnenfeld. (Beit Hatfutsot Photo Archive, Sonnenfeld collection)

View of the Jaffa Bay and Tel Aviv, 1960′s. Photo: Leni Sonnenfeld.
(Beit Hatfutsot Photo Archive, Sonnenfeld collection)

This April will mark the 105th anniversary of the founding of Tel-Aviv, Israel’s first modern city.

From the perspective of Beit Hatfutsot – The Museum of the Jewish People, housed in the heart of Tel Aviv on the city’s University campus, Tel Aviv is in many ways a metaphor for the kind of new narrative that many Jewish institutions are seeking to better engage modern Jewry.

Read the full article by David Chivo, the North America Director of Beit Hatfutsot’s Renewal Campaign

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