Insel Museum Synagoge Kaliningrad

Curator tour on October 9, 2022

The public of the city, journalists and tour guides of Kaliningrad were given a detailed insight into the exhibition. Prof Dr. Ruth Leiserowitz, as curator, introduced the museum’s exhibition.

Preview Exhibition Klarwein

Joseph Klarwein Architect (Exhibition)

For the first time, a section of the work of this modernist architect, who is relatively little known today, is being shown in a temporary exhibition at the Museum Neue Synagoge.

Remembrance Week 2024

This year, the “Museum New Synagogue Kaliningrad” presented an extensive program for groups of different ages, with a particular focus on school classes and the younger generation.

Potrait eines Kantors sw

Rabbi Moses Nadel

We can give face and history to his name: Nadel was born ab. 1882 in Viešintos (Lithuania), was ordinated by the Vilna Beit Din and served as a shochet and mohel in Krekenava. But then he had a work accident…

Leere Halle Neuer Hauptbahnhof Königsberg

Farewell to Königsberg

A new temporary exhibition deals with the escape and emigration of Jews from East Prussia. The exhibition, which will open in May 2023 at the Jewish Museum in Kaliningrad, will travel to other cities after the summer season.

Blogger at the opening of the exhibition

Instagram blogger Kristina Ilyina in the series Livelyconversation produced a post with the curator of the exhibition for her followers in the Kaliningrad region

Listening station


The Jewish Museum in the Kaliningrad Synagogue started its operation on September 18, 2022. The first visitors were the children of the Jewish Congregation.

Deportationszug nach Minsk

80 years deportation

80 years ago, the first deportation train, which brought Jews from Königsberg, Tilsit and Allenstein to their death in Minsk, headed for its terrible destination.