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Jewish Museum

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Very interesting

After hearing about this museum on a walking tour we decided to visit. It was well worth the visit... read more

Reviewed September 26, 2016
Lkbmp
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Launceston, Australia
It is another place to remember

Not so easy to find it. It is a large museum, which reflects the history of Frankfurt and the long... read more

Reviewed March 31, 2016
545medva
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Budapest, Hungary
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Mar 13, 2017
“A Museum which tells the history of the Jews of Hesse”
Nov 2, 2016
“It is being re-done right now”
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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
Innenstadt
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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.

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.

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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

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.

Thank CheyenneAshton
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].

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.

Thank age0rge
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

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

2  Thank 545medva
Reviewed March 21, 2016

To the best of my knowledge, this is one of the biggest Jewish museums in the world and houses some of the rarest items in the category. The place was very big and you can easily spend half a day there. The good thing is...More

Thank 265rezas
Reviewed March 2, 2016

Frankfurt has an enormous wealth of Jewish history, our association with the Rothschild and Bethmann families has left a rich legacy. So too the not so palatable Holocaust memories, yet Frankfurt is not shy at working hard to provide fitting tributes and memorials to the...More

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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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