You can hear it at every Jewish wedding or bar mitzvah, and it has been performed by artists ranging from Harry Belafonte to Bob Dylan—but not many people can pinpoint what exactly made "Hava Nagila" such a cultural staple. This interactive multimedia exhibit explores the history of the famous folk song with inventive displays, a documentary featuring celebrity interviews, and, of course, lots of music.
"'Hava Nagila': A Song for the People"
|Venue name:||Museum of Jewish Heritage—A Living Memorial to the Holocaust||Contact:|
36 Battery Pl
|Cross street:||at 1st Pl|
|Opening hours:||Mon, Tue, Thu, Sun 10am–5:45pm; Wed 10am–8pm; Fri 10am–5pm|
|Transport:||Subway: 4, 5 to Bowling Green|
|Price:||$12, seniors $10, students $7, members and children under 12 free. Wed 4–8pm free|