During winter break (December 16, 2017-January 22, 2018) the galleries of The Magnes remain closed in preparation for two new exhibitions opening spring 2018. The Magnes curatorial team and the collection will still be available and accessible to researchers and the community. Please visit here to ask reference questions or to inquire about research access to the collection, or to request curatorial review of proposed gifts to The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life. 

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Learn how to visit our facility to view our exhibitions and conduct research, find out about our programs, or take a look at our calendar.

You may also want to learn about our collections and their locations on the UC Berkeley Campus, search our online database, or visit us online with our digital programs.

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The annual exhibition schedule follows UC Berkeley's Academic Calendar, with openings in the Fall and Spring semesters of each year.

Weekly gallery opening hours are Tuesday-Friday, 11AM-4PM

For more information about opening days and events, check our calendar. For further information about collection access, refer to the Collection Services Page.

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