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Jewish Museum of Australia

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I attended the museum not sure how I would react, but, I was amazed how well presented this museum... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Annette C
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Blue Mountains, Australia
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Our club group of 32 members where taken around and shown and told of life for jewish people from... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
Wendy T
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Melbourne, Australia
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The Jewish Museum of Australia is an inclusive, interactive Museum which strives to engage people with Jewish culture.It houses a permanent exhibition as well as rotating temporary exhibitions.The Jewish Museum of Australia is custodian of over...more
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26 Alma Rd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I attended the museum not sure how I would react, but, I was amazed how well presented this museum was in regards to the dark history of the jewish people, it was very informative, there where many guides to assist you with information, and it...More

Thank Annette C
Reviewed 7 August 2018

Our club group of 32 members where taken around and shown and told of life for jewish people from early beginnings . Our guides were very passionate about showing and explaining everything to us. Overall a very informative tour.

Thank Wendy T
Reviewed 5 August 2018

We had always gone past this Museum but decided it would be a great way to view life as seen by the Jewish Community.StKilda has the largest settlement of Jews in Australia,very informative and eye opening facts shared with visitors welcomed.

Thank possumtan981
Reviewed 23 July 2018

so informative and a must for everyone so this never happens again such a powerful and inspirational experience

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Reviewed 15 May 2018

A "must visit" for history buffs and all travellers that have an appreciation of the depth of human character and spirit. Some research before you visit may enhance your understanding.

Thank daf57
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We went to the Jewish Museum primarily to see the Amy Winehouse exhibition, which was very good, however the rest of the museum was interesting too. It gave an insight to the Jewish religion and culture, as well as their history in Australia.

3  Thank Barry H
Reviewed 5 January 2018

Hop an Uber and pay a visit. Lots of information in this beautiful museum with excellent displays.....Jews and Australia, Jewish history and Jewish culture. Hip museum to bring an exhibition on the life of Amy Winehouse, a Rock icon and a Jew.

1  Thank Bross24
Reviewed 17 December 2017 via mobile

As non Jewish visitors this Museum gave us an insight into another religion and was extremely helpful in that respect.The Amy Winehouse exhibition mostly concerned details of her early family years, only touching her singing career a little. With almost every religion being amongst the...More

1  Thank John35_13
Reviewed 24 November 2017 via mobile

The static exhibition devoted to Amy W was really good and anyone into her music will find it a fascinating peek into her life before fame. The $12 admission charge was a bit steep I thought but I guess they have to pay for the...More

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Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Interesting displays about the history of jewish culture, beliefs & traditions as well as jewish immigration to Australia. Guided tours of the synagogue behind the museum and the museum itself are held a few days a week and are well worth timing your visit for....More

Thank Konrad M
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