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Judisches Museum Franken

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Nicely done!

The Museum is located in Fürth City Centre near the "Rathaus" Lasting for centuries had in Fürth... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Lausanne, Switzerland
Highly informative and nicely done

Despite its small size, the museum packs a lot of information and history, which is displayed in an... read more

Reviewed 31 October 2017
Newton, Massachusetts
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Reviewed 22 July 2018

The Museum is located in Fürth City Centre near the "Rathaus" Lasting for centuries had in Fürth Jews, Protestants and Catholics door in door. Fürth is considered as a shining example of a tolerant coexistence. The Jewish museum makes a subject of discussion near the...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I began the adventure with the anticipation of being blown away by Jewish history and Holocaust affects. I was shown some furniture and way of Jewish life in Germany before the war. I was not truly blown away but, interesting nonetheless. Traditional points of Jewish...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 31 October 2017

Despite its small size, the museum packs a lot of information and history, which is displayed in an informative and engaging manner. The staff were friendly and ready to help with any questions. Highly recommended!

Date of experience: August 2017
3  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
Reviewed 25 August 2016

Lovely small museum dedicated to Jewish life in Fuerth, a formerly center of Jewish life in Bavaria that was destroyed by the Nazis. Items on display as well as the family succa and medieval mikva are a testament to the vibrancy of Jewish life there...More

Date of experience: June 2016
Thank eingedi
Reviewed 20 August 2016

Myself and my family really enjoyed this museum as it was one of few we've visited with both German and English signage/information. The information was captivating and easy to understand. Its also good for younger visitors and the easily bored as there's different modes of...More

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

As a Jew I alway happy to see places who's deals with Jewish history. This small museum is nice place to pass by for short time and nothing more than that.

Date of experience: August 2016
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Reviewed 25 August 2015 via mobile

It is located in a small apartment building which used to be home for many Jewish families. The small collection focuses on the everyday life items and shows us how the jewish community in Fürth used to be. Unfortunately the Mitzvah was out of order...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank Sanni T
Reviewed 20 August 2015

The small collection is toughfully and carefully put together and presented to offer some significant Jewish history that is not commonly known, at least not among those of us who grew up in the NY metropolitan area. The building itself is worth the visit. The...More

Date of experience: August 2015
1  Thank BHNH
Reviewed 18 August 2015

Located two blocks from the U-Bahn Rathaus stop in Fuerst, this is a small museum that documents the traditions and history of Jews in the Nuremberg area. Captions are in both German and English. Artifacts are well displayed. There is much to learn here; in...More

Date of experience: August 2015
2  Thank CarolinaTravelers2
Reviewed 28 April 2015

This is a rather small museum but also interesting and well kept, with good exhibitions at a reasonable price. It is probably more religious than historical but it's worth a visit anyhow. It is easy to reach from the centre of Nuremberg by U-bahn, you...More

Date of experience: April 2015
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