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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Compact museum, worth a visit. Some exquisite items. Helpful and friendly staff. Check opening times before going!

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The Jewish Museum of Athens is one of the best organized museums I have ever visited. It is close to Monastiraki and Syntagma metro stations, which makes it very accessible to its guests. The place was very warm and hospitable, the employees were very kind...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum gives a good overview of the history of Jewish Athens. The community now is small , but at one time, it was a thriving , busy place.

Date of experience: July 2018
Thank aaronmeir613
Reviewed November 18, 2018

Multi-level museum housed in a lovely building in the heart of Athens. Extremely informative and full of important artifacts (traditional clothing, religious items such as a Torah, artwork, a recreation of a synagogue interior, etc.). The interactive exhibits are most interesting, especially the one identifying...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank backpacker31
Reviewed November 12, 2018

Small museum but goes right to the point. 1. History of the Jews in Greece. 2. Some Jewish artifacts 3. Greece during the Holocaust You can get through the whole museum in under an hour. It took us a bit longer because there happened to...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

Greece has one of the most elaborate Jewish histories of Europe This museum is proof of that Worthy of the visit in comparison to the price Not spectacular but interesting

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 4, 2018 via mobile

Very interesting museum, laid out nicely, learned a lot about Greece’s Jewish history. Well worth the trip

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed October 21, 2018

The museum is a little hard to find; it looks like a residence on a side street blocked by a lot of construction. However, inside, the building has been completed renovated, the displays are interesting and well-explained (on labels, on large posters and on your...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed July 30, 2018

Another great museum to visit in Athens. Each museum tells a story and this one is by no means an exception.

Date of experience: May 2018
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Reviewed July 29, 2018 via mobile

This was not the easiest museum to find. I am glad we persisted and found it. The collection is small but covers Judaica from around Greece and Europe. There were items from the Holocaust, as well. Admission was only 6 euros. We ste glad we...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Plaka
Due to its proximity to the Acropolis, Plaka remains
the area where the majority of foreign visitors stay
and play. Its attractive features include small
squares, some notable museums and the beautiful
Mitropolis cathedral, as well as a host of places to
stay, eat and drink. Its pedestrian zones make it a
pleasant place to escape from the city’s notorious
traffic. Adrianou and Kidathineon Streets contain a
...More
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Dear traveller. Usually all museums and sightseeing are closed on 25-26 th December because Christmas is public holiday. You must check the web sites of the museum you are likely to visit to see if there are holiday... More
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