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Museum of History of the Jewish Community

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  • Excellent26%
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26 Aug 2018
“Worth a visit with a tour guide”
19 Sep 2017
“Beautiful Synagogue & Museum”
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Str. Mamulari 3, Bucharest, Romania
+40 21 311 0870
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Reviewed 26 August 2018

We visited this synagogue as part of an organized walking tour of the former Jewish neighborhood. It is important to visit this synagogue with a tour guide, otherwise you will be in and out within five minutes without learning or understanding anything about its history.

Thank JoeKemchi
Reviewed 19 September 2017

Amazing synagogue and museum, still under renovations. Highly recommended if you are interested in Jewish history.

1  Thank Michael F
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

This Museum has photos of all the History that happened in Romania over several years. There is some in English and the rest is in Russian or Romanian. You can understand everything when you see the pictures. The entrance is 5 leu per person which...More

Thank Jan S
Reviewed 26 February 2017

Serious restoration work is being done ind the Synagogue/museum. We could not see any arifacts, but we managed to steal a glimpse on the fantastic work being done by the group of restorators. I look forward to see the finished work in my next visit....More

Thank gonjo
Reviewed 28 November 2016

Built in 1836 this beautiful synagogue is hidden in the back of Unirii Sqaure. Is under renovation but the exterior is ready.

Thank Mario B
Reviewed 12 October 2016

I by no means intend to condemn this site, as I believe that it is very important for everyone to visit it, to learn about the tragic fate of fifty percent of Rumania's Jewish population; however one can see that the lack of funding and...More

Thank ProfessorOnzaga
Reviewed 9 July 2016

I t was harrowingly photographed but necessary. There was just one person present who spoke English and without her, it would have impossible as all the accompanying text was written in Romanian. I hope they get funds to translate when they move back to their...More

Thank BerkoBoy88
Reviewed 9 May 2016

Today this exhibition is in the Great Synagogue. You can learn a lot about the events what happend to the Jewish popultion in Romania.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 4 February 2016 via mobile

The building is under renovations. Part of the exhibits have been moved to the great synagogue located close by on Strada Vasile Adamache.

Thank edoobs
Reviewed 24 July 2015

A worthy tribute to the hundreds of thousands of Romanian Jews murdered by Nazi Germany and its followers. A must-see. Never forget.

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