Museo Ebraico di Venezia, Venice

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Learn about the Jewish Venetian culture when you explore Museo Ebraico di Venezia. Located between the two most ancient Venetian synagogues, this museum takes you through the culture, tradition, and architecture of the area. Visit the space devoted to the cycle of Jewish festivities and objects used in Jewish ceremonies. Learn the history of Venetian Jews through objects and images in the next room. You will get to see examples of goldsmith and textile manufacturing from between the 16th and the 19th centuries, as well as ancient books and manuscripts. You can take guided tours of the synagogues to learn about the history and architecture of the buildings. There is a kosher cafe inside the museum as well. Make Museo Ebraico di Venezia a part of your Venice vacation plans using our Venice sightseeing planning site .
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  • Museum small and disorganized, especially compared to the price. Explanatory labels insufficient; also the English version is of very poor quality. The guided tour of the synagogues is interesting but uninspiring. To avoid if you have the opportunity to visit other Jewish museums and synagogues in Europe.
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  • We have no problem with security checks, they are for the common good. The security people at the entrance to this museum seemed to want to turn us away just to prove they could do it. They scanned my...  more »
  • I visited the Museo Ebraico di Venezia with my wife. The material and the collection of artifacts were interesting, but small. We also took the guided tours of the two Ashkenazi and one Sephardic syna...  more »
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  • love this place. great time seeing everything. i would highly recommend for anyone visiting to come here
  • Very informative about the history of Jewish settlement in Venice. I enjoyed the tour of the Jewish ghetto as well as meeting a long time resident from there.
  • The guid seem to be bored by us hiving the tour for the xxxxxtime. The display were not arrange in a interesting way.
  • Nice museum with quite some artifacts. Be sure to go on a guided tour of the old synagogues, otherwise you're only enjoying 30% of the beauty
  • Great museum. Tour of the old synagogues was amazing. Located in a neat little shopping ing area a little bit off the main tourist areas.
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