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Joseph Bau House

9 Berdichevski, Tel Aviv 6425808, Israel
+972 54-421-2730
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A HISTORICAL TALE NOT TO BE MISSED

We were enthralled by this amazing and remarkable presentation by the daughters of the true... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Marilyn R
A Small Gem not to be missed

For everyone interested in history on a personal level, the guided tour into the life of Joseph Bau... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
CD H
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"Joseph Bau House" is an authentic artist workshop that conveys to the visitor the amazing life story of Joseph Bau reflected in the wide range of his creativity, which includes movies, animation, paintings, graphics, literature and research of the Hebrew language - all spiced with special humor stemming from his optimistic view of life. Rebecca and Joseph Bau are the original couple whose wedding is shown in the movie "Schindler's List". Visits may be made only by appointment. Please call.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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9 Berdichevski, Tel Aviv 6425808, Israel
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Reviewed 6 days ago

We were enthralled by this amazing and remarkable presentation by the daughters of the true historical story of Joseph and Rebecca Bau. Their courage, love, and survival in Poland through WW2 was against all odds, saving countless lives. This small very personal museum, which is...More

Thank Marilyn R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

For everyone interested in history on a personal level, the guided tour into the life of Joseph Bau and his family is an absolute must. From the dark days of WWII in Poland through the early years of the State of Israel and beyond, the...More

1  Thank CD H
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Reviewed January 9, 2018

The tiny workshop of one of Schindlers List survivors, who became a caricaturist, graphics master and author in Israel. In the film Schindlers List his true wedding in the Plaszow concentration camp is relived. Joseph Bau was an advisor to Spielberg during the filming in...More

Thank kemp63
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Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

We tagged along with our cousins to a tour to this little studio and were so glad we did. Thoroughly enjoyed hearing about the amazing story of this loving and artistic man and how ingenious he was. It was so personal hearing his moving story...More

Thank sandywalvisch
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Reviewed December 31, 2017

Joseph Bau's house is not officially a museum, it is a small place which used to be a workshop of the person. It is now decorated with his art and other stuff that he created. His daughters are telling about his life and you can...More

Thank Andrey R
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Reviewed December 23, 2017 via mobile

A fascinating and inspiring story. Authentically preserved by his daughters. Worth the visit! Approx an hour.

Thank Erin W
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Reviewed December 4, 2017

A very small place, full of memories of Bau, a graphic artist and Holocaust survivor. One of the daughters gave us a tour... rather gave us the stories. She was enthusiastic and engaging. I won't spoil the surprise but we heard great stories of Bau's...More

Thank gdl52
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Reviewed November 29, 2017

We visited the Bau museum last month and had a great time. The museum is easy to miss and not heavily publicized but it is a hidden gem! It's located in a small house in Tel Aviv and is run by Joseph Bau's two daughters....More

Thank Joshua J
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Reviewed November 22, 2017

What an incredible place. Joseph Bau's daughters spoke with us, and it was fascinating and moving. We highly recommend this tiny museum for families - our children really paid attention and learned so much. This museum, and Mr. Bau's daughters, are a national treasure.

Thank AtlantaMomDad
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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

thank you so much!!! we enjoyed your visit!

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Reviewed November 15, 2017

Any person can find something meaningful to take away from a visit to the Joseph Bau House. If you have a love for history, art, film, literature, poetry, music, humor, language, romance, philosophy, Zionism, Israeli culture or human optimism, this is a mandatory experience for...More

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DonLuis92
June 17, 2016|
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Response from ClilaandHadasaBau | Property representative |
Visits and tours must be booked in advance. The phone no. are: 972-54-4212730 972-54-4301499 or by mail. Thank you for your question.
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