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The Jewish Heritage of Padua

Closed Now: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
Open today: 9:30 AM - 1:30 PM
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Interesting small museum and access to synagogue

Interesting museum on one floor, consisting of some items from the local community and a seating... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Sauna_Boss
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London, United Kingdom
A surprise

It seems not to be a well known museum, but it is really a nice one: very well deplayed and with a... read more

Reviewed March 25, 2018
august834
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Schaan, Liechtenstein
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The Jewish Heritage Museum of Padua means a multimedia experience together with the exhibition of a huge amount of Judaica from the past centuries to the present. The the visitor is introduced to the history of the Jews in Padua. Guided Tours to the...more
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Reviewed 6 days ago

Interesting museum on one floor, consisting of some items from the local community and a seating area for viewing up to 3 films. I was the only visitor, so the friendly lady in the museum explained it to me and offered to show whichever films...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Reviewed March 25, 2018

It seems not to be a well known museum, but it is really a nice one: very well deplayed and with a very good content.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank august834
Reviewed March 3, 2018

But the area is fascinating. Lots of Jewish bakeries, restaurants and a different feel to the rest of the island. It was a good stroll. Book in advance to go to the synagogue - our mistake

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed September 13, 2017

Our tour was in english. Guide was extremely knowledgeable. Tour includes 3 of the hidden synagogues in the Ghetto area. I had no knowledge of the history behind the Ghetto or Jewish heritage of the area. Thoroughly recommend.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed May 21, 2017 via mobile

We took the tour offered by the museum and visited 3 synagogues. While our tour guide was very knowledgeable, we found her very curt and frankly, in a bad mood! Don't miss the short movie that is played on a loop about the emigration from...More

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank Ericg55555
Reviewed April 28, 2017

The staff are knowledgable and charming. The synagogue is stunning and the explanation provided in Italian and English. The museum had beautiful Judaica with an interesting film about the history of Padova's Jewish community.

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed March 24, 2017 via mobile

We got a ticket with an entrance to the Synagogues. The ticket costs 12€ per person. Our tour guide was a nice and patient lady ... As some American tourist asked really strange questions one of them was Ie: did people in 15th century had...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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Reviewed November 1, 2016

This is a wonderful place to learn about the history of the Jews in Padua. Thre are guides in english and all signage is also translated, but th ebest part is the visit to the beautiful historic synagogue. It features wonderful woodwork, epouse work, apinted...More

Date of experience: November 2016
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Galav63, Responsabile relazioni pubbliche at The Jewish Heritage of Padua, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2016

Thank you so much for yur comments. They will help us to spread the knowledge of our Museum.

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