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A nice little secular museum

What I liked the most was that this museum is trying to promote the Sefarad community without any... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
StamatisK31
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Comprehensive museum about the Sephardic Jewish community

This museum goes into detail about the Sephardic Jewish community in Andalucia (moreso than the one... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Kate K
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

What I liked the most was that this museum is trying to promote the Sefarad community without any propaganda for or against anyone. When I visited the temporary exhibition was about Muslims that saved Jews from the nazis. Go figure, a message of peace in...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Dear friend, thank very much for your visit and positive valoration. We are a cultural centre seeking to recover the jewish past in Spain, its importance and its destruction because is very important to understand Spain but also because it contains a valuable moral lessons...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This museum goes into detail about the Sephardic Jewish community in Andalucia (moreso than the one in Seville). It's located in an old Sephardic Jewish house, and has exhibits about Sephardic culture, religion (including about the nearby synagogue, which was closed when we visited), important...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your enthusiastic review. We'd love to have much more space, as there are much more to say about this crucial issue in Spanish and Jewish history. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager...More

Reviewed August 19, 2018

The sensitive displays provide a sound understanding and respect for the Jewish community in Cordoba. The house is very beautiful and a great way to understand the history of the city.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your review. All our staff members have University degrees, a specific formation on Jewish culture and history and are able to speak several languages, beyond Spanish. We try to give the same weight to...More

Reviewed July 31, 2018 via mobile

Jews and non-Jews alike will be able to learn a lot during their visit. The text panels accompanying the exhibits are interesting and very well researched. We stumbled across the museum, not expecting much, and our expectations were absolutely exceeded. We are so glad we...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded August 11, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and positive review. We are specially glad you've discovered us as an unexpected opportunity. We think every travel must contain time and space for surprise and wonder. Would life be really interesting otherwise? Kind regards, Esther...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

I passed by this place while exploring the Jewish quarter. This is a small museum that showcases the history of Jews in Spain. Entrance fee €4. 20 mins is sufficient to appreciate the exhibits and have a glimpse of its history.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and review. We normally recommend a 30-40 minutes visit to properly see everything, this is, ten Museum galleries and the temporary exhibit, currently on Muslims that saved Jews during the Holocaust. It is not uncommon to...More

Reviewed July 17, 2018

A small and interesting museum of Judaica tucked into the winding streets of old Cordoba. Exhibits of clothing and artifacts of daily and religious life of the city's Jewish inhabitants from centuries past. I spent about a half hour and was able to see everything....More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded July 18, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and review. I hope you were also able to see, apart the nine museum galleries, our temporary exhibit on Muslims saving Jews during the Shoah, part of the cultural activities programme we develope through the year....More

Reviewed June 5, 2018

Just like to any meuseum related to jewish history this one is very interesting ,too.Exhibition has not very important pices but can teach many important parts of history.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded June 7, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and positive valoration. It is indeed to show many objects from the Jewish past in Spain, as they were almost completely destroyed along with the culture, traditions and even the memory of Spanish and Portuguese Judaism,...More

Reviewed June 4, 2018 via mobile

The leaflet claims that there are various rooms showing different aspects of Jewish life. But the contents don’t reflect the claims in the leaflet.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Dear friend, we are sorry you were disappointed visiting our Museum, but we don't really understand the reason, as the only difference between the leaflet contents and the things you can see inside the Museum is that we have now an extra room, on the...More

Reviewed May 31, 2018

This was a great place to learn about the Sephardic Jews. Lovely setting but quite sobering to read about their lives.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded June 5, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and your positive valoration. We are glad you think our Museum is a good place to learn and also that you were moved, because we aspire to appeal to the heart as much as to the...More

Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

A excellently presented exhibition of the role the Jews play in the Golden Age of Judaic Spain. The museum is divided into several rooms covering multiple aspects of life during and after expulsion from Spain. There are several artifacts with explanation in Spanish and English....More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded May 28, 2018

Dear Estell, thank you very much for visiting us and for your positive valoration. We are glad for our exhibition to be so highly considered. Kind regards Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Hi. We were there on Sunday June 28, 2015 @ 11:00 AM and the guided tour (at no extra charge) began @ 12:00. It was opened then, from 10:00 to 18:00 Monday through Saturday and 11:00 through 14:00 on Sundays. You can... More
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