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Jewish Museum

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There are two Jewish museum one is closed until 2019 this is history and the ruins of the ghetto... read more

Reviewed October 2, 2018
harriet m
Boca Raton, Florida
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Hesse Jewish History

The museum exhibits are informative and provides a glimpse of Jewish life in Frankfurt. They have... read more

Reviewed September 25, 2018
Leavenworth, Kansas
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Temporarily closed The Jewish Museum Frankfurt with its dependance Museum Judengasse presents 800 years of Jewish history and culture in Frankfurt in a European perspective. The Jewish Museum in the historic Rothschildpalais at Untermainkai is...more
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Untermainkai 14/15, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 21235000
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Reviewed October 2, 2018 via mobile

There are two Jewish museum one is closed until 2019 this is history and the ruins of the ghetto which you can walk around lots of auto available at some exhibits the items found in digging where on display holocaust wall which is in front...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Jüdisches Museu... /, Online Editor at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded October 7, 2018

Thank you very much for your visit and your positive review!

Reviewed September 25, 2018 via mobile

The museum exhibits are informative and provides a glimpse of Jewish life in Frankfurt. They have lots of information on video and audio both in German and English to make the museum more interesting. As you enter the museum, you can see the wall of...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Jüdisches Museu... /, Leiter Gästebetreuung at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded September 26, 2018

Thank you very much for your visit!

Reviewed March 13, 2017 via mobile

A unique experience through history of the hews of the Hesse area. Check out the current special exhibition. The building is on the side of the Rhein and a walk there is a must.

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank gingithaifa
Jüdisches Museu... /, Leiter Öffentlichkeitsarbeit at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded March 21, 2017
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Vielen Dank für Ihren Besuch. Es freut mich sehr, dass es Ihnen bei uns gefallen hat.

Reviewed November 2, 2016

At present the place is under heavy construction, however there is great idea on the wooden wall surrounding the works: it's a comic, which is dealing with the story or the construction works.

Date of experience: September 2016
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Reviewed September 26, 2016

After hearing about this museum on a walking tour we decided to visit. It was well worth the visit. It is well set out and very interesting with multi media and the actual ruins of some of the ghetto, which you walk around. We also...More

Date of experience: September 2016
1  Thank Lkbmp
Reviewed August 28, 2016 via mobile

I had to chance to visit this museum during the "Nacht Museen". It was really close to Mainkai and other museums. And in my point of view, it's definitely the best place to get to know the history of European Jews.

Date of experience: April 2016
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Reviewed August 25, 2016

The museum presents a very interesting display of a gone world. Nearby is the old Jewish cemetery and the impressive holocaust memorial [incl. Anne Franck's stone].

Date of experience: August 2016
2  Thank Urielf
Reviewed August 23, 2016

A wonderful opportunity to see and know the Jewish history of Europe, especially Germany keeping aside all myths and prejudices we acquired from Hollywood brainwashing stories.

Date of experience: September 2015
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

Very interesting museum that does not obsess on Hitler and the Third Reich as do so many others.It had a very easy floor plan that allowed you to follow the birth of the Jewish relion in stages through the centuries. Well worth a visit but...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank Alison B
Reviewed March 31, 2016

Not so easy to find it. It is a large museum, which reflects the history of Frankfurt and the long traditions of the Jewish community. There are some 12.000 jews from the city who were deported during the Nazi regime, and this is a remembering...More

Date of experience: March 2016
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Fiona G
November 21, 2017|
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Hello, the Jewish Museum at Untermainkai is closed until 2019. Maybe you want to visit our dependance Museum Judengasse instead? It's open from Tuesday to Sunday and includes the foundations of the first Jewish ghetto in... More
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