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Sydney Jewish Museum

148 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, New South Wales 2010, Australia (Inner East)
+61-2-9360-7999
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Ranked #26 of 296 Attractions in Sydney
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: History Museums
Most recent review
- Aug 31, 2014
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014 NEW

Do not recommend anyone to go there. They're revolting, worsed expirience of my life the guards are so rude and intimidating, bloody dirty jews use are going to rot in hell. Hitler should of finished use.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2014

I've Learned alot about the jews in Australia. I feel that this kind of attractions are important in conveying to others what happened to our people.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 14, 2014

the museum has obviously got some wealthy backers. its a very well kept, high quality museum even boasting armed hire guards at the metal detectors at the entrance. we got a guide to take us around and she was very informative and answered all questions very well. i recommend it!!

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Tauranga, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

This is a very moving and thought provoking museum. It is very well laid out, and the displays on the Holocaust are incredibly informative. This is a must see in Sydney. The staff are very helpful also. My main tip would be to allow yourself at least two to here hours to view the exhibits.

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Newcastle, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

staff were very helpful and supportive, great information, superb layout, a very profound exhibition on at the moment, liked it very much.

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Adelaide, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Not being of Jewish faith it was a very interesting experience to walk through the museum & in particular the experiences relating to WW2 & the Holocaust. There are guided tours & plenty of people asking you if you need any assistance. I had the pleasure of a gentleman coming up to me & asking if I wanted to see... More

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Sydney, Australia
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

All visitors should be warned of the false advertising at the front of this building. it says open and visitors welcome, but when you enter there is a locked door. I know that there needs to be extra security to protect from wicked people but there is no opening from the inside. Instead a bloke who could have easily played... More

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Melbourne
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

Our family (mum, dad, teen boys 12 & 15) were visiting Sydney (from Melbourne) for the Vivid Light Festival and decided to see the Anne Frank exhibition, temporarily visiting the Sydney Jewish Museum. Our older son had read 'Elli: Coming of Age in the Holocaust" in Yr 10 at school and I felt he (and we) - would find the... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014 via mobile

What a moving experience, the drawings and stories to match are incredible, describing the life in the early years of Harry Fransman. Meeting Harry and Lotte Weiss was a highlight we didn't expect, spent a considerable amount of time exploring the museum taking in all the stories and history. Well worth the visit.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2014

I was told by a friend to visit it was the best decision I made in Sydney my kids and myself found it awe inspiring. The staff are responsive, friendly and passionate. I would recommend this museum to all ages and religions. Also try come on Sundays where the managers are friendly and young.

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