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Casa de Sefarad

Calle Judios S/N | Frente a la Sinagoga, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 42 14 04
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Important and nice

Just like to any meuseum related to jewish history this one is very interesting ,too.Exhibition has... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
BijanTehran_Iran
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Tehran, Iran
Disappointing

The leaflet claims that there are various rooms showing different aspects of Jewish life. But the... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
WiltshireRose55
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salisbury
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Calle Judios S/N | Frente a la Sinagoga, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

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

1  Thank BijanTehran_Iran
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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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

Thank WiltshireRose55
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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

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 2 weeks ago

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

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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

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

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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Reviewed May 15, 2018

Cordoba is an ancient city capturing the Islamic, Jewish and Christian influences of Andalucia. I highly recommend a visit!

Thank ruth s
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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Dear Ruth, thank you very much for your visit and enthusiastic remark. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

We found this museum so interesting that we stayed 2 hours. It is set around a courtyard and traces the history of the Shephardic Jews. Obviously much space is devoted to the Inquisition.

Thank Hilary D
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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Dear Hilary, thank you very much for your passionated visit and your positive remarks. We are glad we enchanted you so much. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Reviewed May 11, 2018

If you are in the Jewish quarter of Córdoba this museum is worth a visit. Historical information on the historical lives of Jews in this region. Some artifacts and very interesting biographies of famous Jews that lived here. Currently there is a very informative exhibition...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded May 13, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your valoration. To our permanent collection, displayed in nine different galleries of our 14th century house, we add regularly temporary activities as the temporary exhibit on Muslim that saved Jews during the Holocaust. We...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2018 via mobile

This is a small museum of Jewish history in Córdoba and Andalusia. Important for all to remember the complex, interwoven histories of Jews,Muslims and Christians.

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded April 27, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and kind valoration. As you say, it is very important to remember, to keep the memory alive, in order no to repeat the darkest parts of our History. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Reviewed April 13, 2018

This little museum is opposite the synagogue, sadly closed at the moment. It's a history of Sephardi Jews in Spain, before and through the expulsion in 1492, the Spanish Inquisition, and currently a display of those Spanish Muslims who sheltered Jewish people during WWII. Multiple...More

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

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and very positive valoration. We are glad you enjoyed your time in our Museum. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Reviewed April 11, 2018

A really interesting introduction to the often-forgotten history of the Sephardic (Spanish) Jews. The exhibits cover dress, cuisine, rites, music, language, persecution and the diaspora. The written explanations are good, but I recommend taking one of the guided tours. The guides are very knowledgeable and...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2018

Dear Luke, thank you very much for your visit and positive valoration. There is really not much more to add to your comments. We are really glad you enjoyed and learned so much. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Carly M
December 22, 2015|
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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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