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Jewish Museum

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The Jewish Museum London is for people of all backgrounds and faiths to explore British Jewish heritage, identity and culture. Set against a spacious and modern architectural backdrop with displays across four permanent galleries, the museum brings...more
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129-131 Albert Street | Camden Town, London NW1 7NB, England
+44 20 7284 7384
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This museum is small but fascinating. The staff are the most helpful and friendly we encountered and even security were really polite. The food is delicious and it’s good value. Such a lovely place to spend the morning.

Thank stardust508
Reviewed 4 days ago

With anti-semitism being so much in the news, we went to learn more about Jewish life. The museum has plenty of artifacts, but (for example) a lot of synagogue gold and silverware did little to educate us. The captions to the display cases were particularly...More

Thank Afterbrunel
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Went mainly for the Asterix exhibition, don't know why they named it so, apart to get Asterix, Obelix and co fans through the doors. Hardly any reference to our comic hero's. But always planed to visit the museum, the hardest thing was to find it...More

Thank 19chelsea70
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I really enjoyed this small museum in Camden. It was nice that they had student-priced tickets for school/college students! They have the museum broken down into an artifacts room sorted by certain aspects of the Jewish tradition, and then a room where they take you...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Visited here with my wide and children to see the Asterix exhibition. Quite easy to get to from Camden Tube station. My son is a big Asterix fan and was really looking forward to the exhibition. It sadly did not live up to expectations and...More

Thank kdw72
Reviewed 15 September 2018

A wonderful chance to see how Jewish life has existed in United Kingdom from the earliest days up to the present day. Highly recommended.

Thank Jon D
Reviewed 21 August 2018

This Museum has a fantastic range of exhibitions and events that covers numerous topics in a careful and informative manner. It also hosts a variety of fascinating temporary exhibitions and is well worth a visit!

Thank KatherineB2011
Reviewed 6 August 2018

It's really amazing how this small museum manages to handle so many topics so thoughtfully all at once. The history of the Anglo Jewish community is laid out in objects, the story of the Holocaust is shown in items like the battered spoons and cups...More

Thank Carolyn H
Reviewed 30 July 2018

The Jewish Museum is very interesting and thought provoking. The displays are all very well laid out and many of them are very moving. It is easy to find and close to Camden market.

Thank Pete S
Reviewed 5 July 2018

There is a great variety of exhibits; something for everyone. But what makes the museum unique is the food on offer. The café is spectacular, a great place to eat.

Thank Adele W
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22 July 2018|
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Response from Alison L | Reviewed this property |
The Jewish Museum was quite small but fairly quiet when we visited and we did not buy tickets in advance. I have visited the IWM several times and never bothered to get tickets in advance and never had a problem getting in... More
1 May 2017|
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Response from Breepet | Reviewed this property |
In my experfience its never too busy and no need to buy tickets in advance