The Jewish calendar counts the years back to "the creation of the world", and has now reached the year 5764. The Western year 2004 is 5764-65 in the Jewish calendar.
In the Jewish calendar the year 0 is "the creation of the world".
In the Western calendar the year 0 is the birth of Christ.
Now you can catch a glimpse behind the scenes at the museum, and see what else is going on. Follow us @thedanishjewishmuseum
Get a discount of 10% at selected cafés by showing your ticket from the museum (Photo: Eddie Michel Azoulay).
- an exhibition about Jews in Denmark
The exhibition is a broad story of Jewish life in Denmark and focuses on co-exixstence and indentity through 400 years. Read more...
Tuesday to Sunday: 10 am - 5 pm
Winter (September - May):
Tuesday-Friday: 1 pm - 4 pm
Saturday and Sunday: 12 noon - 5 pm