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Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours project was created to revisit Jewish past from a present Jewish perspective through unique private tours to learn about Jewish aspects in this city. In 1999 I start combining my architecture background with my...more
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| Sant Honorat, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Dominique was very knowledgeable about the history of the Jewish community and important sites in Barcelona, and has worked tirelessly to advocate for formal recognition of important Jewish historical sites (such as street name changes) by the local government. I enjoyed the tour thoroughly.

Thank Janehilary
Reviewed 1 week ago

This tour is a must for everyone!! You miss the important details that explain the lost culture and Dominique is so knowledgeable that you understand so much by the time the tour is over. The Jewish quarter is a maze and you will not know...More

Thank Eta S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Barcelona July 2018. The tour was very fascinating as the Jewish history in this region is different than the rest of Spain. Myself being a history buff, Dominique provided lots of information that I had no idea about. From a Jewish perspective,...More

Thank Littlar
Reviewed 13 August 2018

I took this tour for the second time (first time ten years ago). Dominique is very knowledgeable and passionate about Jewish history and preservation in Barcelona. Those taking the tour should note that there is not a lot to see as most Jewish buildings not...More

1  Thank Benjamin R
Reviewed 9 August 2018

Knowing that there is very little visible evidence of Jewish life in Barcelona dating back over a thousand years, Dominique does a good job describing the life and conditions Jews lived through. She does show you the relevant locations and artifacts that remain. I found...More

Thank JSB611
Reviewed 5 August 2018

Dominique is the ideal tour guide, since preserving and showcasing Jewish Barcelona is not just a job - it is her life's passion. She leads small groups, which are personalised, so that everyone is involved in the tour and her enthusiasm for what she is...More

1  Thank suzanne_rutland_46
Reviewed 5 August 2018 via mobile

There are certain things that you need to know if you are taking this tour. On the positive side, the tour guide Dominique is very passionate about keeping the Jewish culture alive in Barcelona. It comes through in the way she speaks about it. Dominique...More

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Dominique T, Manager at Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours, responded to this reviewResponded 10 August 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with other travelers. This is also useful for me to find ways of improvement. Standing long can be very taxing and I am very sorry that you could not enjoy the experience. If...More

Reviewed 1 August 2018 via mobile

After being referred by friends who toured with Dominique 2 years ago, we were excited and booked this tour months before our arrival in Barcelona. Dominique provided a fantastic private tour for our family of five, including our 11-, 14-, and 16-year-olds. The private tour...More

Thank Whs110
Reviewed 1 August 2018

We throughly enjoyed our tour with Dominique as she is clearly very knowledgable about the Jewish history in Barcelona but also in Spain as a whole. She lead an engaging tour and therefore we recommend it to everyone; including families with teenagers as we ourselves...More

Thank EmilyJ2000
Reviewed 23 July 2018

We contacted Dominique and asked about a tour during the one day between our cruise ship arriving and our airplane departing Barcelona, and she very graciously agreed to conduct a second tour of the day. We mentioned her tour to folkls whilst on shipboard before...More

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nanapieser
19 August 2018|
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Response from CherylPearce | Reviewed this property |
Hi...in order to schedule your tour, email Dominique at tomasovd which is a gmail address. (Trip advisor won’t let me enter an email or URL.). You can also go to the urbancultours website and on the bottom left is a... More
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WynneS6
19 July 2018|
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Response from Dominique T | Property representative |
The gmail is my personal address. Trip Advisor gives information of each attraction: my website and my e.mail address are listed in the heading where there is the description. Please send your inquiry by mail. Thank you.
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