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Jewish Community House Monferrato

Closed Now: 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM, 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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Nice Artifacts

This community house and museum are in the same building as the synagogue. The museum is located... read more

Reviewed 30 August 2017
TeemanRacketman
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Green Valley, Arizona
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We drove an hour to get here - WORTH IT! A real gem

A unique synagogue and museum. One of the oldest standing in the world and one of the most... read more

Reviewed 31 July 2016
stephrab
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The Village, Manhattan, NY
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30 Aug 2017
“Nice Artifacts ”
31 Jul 2016
“We drove an hour to get here - WORTH IT! A real gem”
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Vicolo Salomone Olper, 44, 15033 Casale Monferrato, Italy
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Reviewed 16 November 2012

Our hosts had arranged a private tour for us of the entire synagogue. The guide was fluent in English (which was great for us) and incredibly knowledgeable and eager to share what he knew and obviously loved about the building. The history of the synagogue,...More

5  Thank Howard_Eli
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Reviewed 23 November 2015
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Reviewed 30 August 2017 via mobile

This community house and museum are in the same building as the synagogue. The museum is located on several floors and includes many treasures of the Jewish faith and a lot are associated with this site. Work is currently being done to refurbish rooms of...More

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Reviewed 31 July 2016 via mobile

A unique synagogue and museum. One of the oldest standing in the world and one of the most decorated and beautiful. Neither words nor pictures can do justice to the historical Judaic building. A real must when you are visiting the region of Barolo. Give...More

Thank stephrab
Reviewed 19 July 2016

If you visit Casale Monferrato - highly recommended stop in Northern Italy, make arrangements to see the Synagogue and Jewish Museum. The interior is a hidden jewel of Baroque architecture, lovingly restored. It is part of the history of the exile of Iberian Jews. The...More

Thank annettefromm
Reviewed 5 July 2016

Travelling in beautiful Piedmont region in Italy we discovered this beautiful synagogue in Casale Monferrato buit in 1595. It is in mint condition, flamboyant baroque inside and very discrete outside, in view not to be too obvious. A page of history of Jewish Italian life....More

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Reviewed 20 September 2015 via mobile

What a lovely surprise to find such a spectacular piece of art and architecture as this synagogue from the 16th century. The sanctuary is gorgeous - quite well kept. And the adjacent museum is lovely. For those who don't know Judaism its a lovely introduction....More

Thank Dondg
Reviewed 18 November 2014

The tour guide was excellent. An interesting history of the Jewish faith in Casale. THe interior was beautiful.

Thank Laura R
Reviewed 31 October 2013

This synagogue was built in 1595. Guidebooks call it one of the most beautiful in Europe. I agree. The synagogue is lovingly maintained by 7 people comprising the entire local Jewish community. Their devotion to the building, museum and cultural outreach is remarkable. Tour guides...More

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Reviewed 16 November 2012

Our hosts had arranged a private tour for us of the entire synagogue. The guide was fluent in English (which was great for us) and incredibly knowledgeable and eager to share what he knew and obviously loved about the building. The history of the synagogue,...More

5  Thank Howard_Eli
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LaBeam
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one hour in enough. few more in you decide to visit the wonderful jewish museum (same building)
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