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Medevial highlight to visit here!!!!

This was an unexpected place to visit on our city tour. But one that was remarkable to me. The tiny... read more

Reviewed 19 October 2018
Melissa R
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Canton, Georgia
Hidden Jewish history

We were lucky enough to have this included on our walking tour of Speyer and it is worth the visit... read more

Reviewed 28 September 2018
Hancocks
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UK
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Reviewed 19 October 2018

This was an unexpected place to visit on our city tour. But one that was remarkable to me. The tiny museum gives an overview that lacks the drama of seeing the ruins up close and personal. As you walk through the ruins and go inside...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 28 September 2018

We were lucky enough to have this included on our walking tour of Speyer and it is worth the visit. You'll see an excavation of the remains of an ancient synagogue and a 13th Century Mikwe -- the ritual bath used by Jewish women for...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 19 August 2018

You have to look a bot for this, but it is worth the visit. You'll see an excavation of the remains of a "Romanesque" style synagogue. It also includes a 13th Century Mikwe -- the ritual bath used by Jewish women for centuries. And while...More

Date of experience: August 2018
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

This is beautiful and most interesting Jewish heritage site , showing the Jewish life in Speyer in the 12 century and the next 400 years . A beautifully preserved Mikwe , a Jewish ritual bath , and ruins of an old Jewish synagogue. Also video...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

This is all that is left of a once thriving community. The mikvah was built around 1120 and is the oldest north of the alps. Come and quietly ponder

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 27 November 2017

Our guide took us to Judenhof, which contains remains of the medieval synagogue and ritual bath in Speyer. Our guide did a commendable job of enlightening us about the significant Jewish community in this area of Germany prior to 1940. This is well worth visiting,...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 21 November 2017 via mobile

Whilst on a river cruise we stopped at Speyer and enjoyed several of their visitor highlights One guest said they’d been advised to take a look at the Jewish Museum and we went with them We enjoyed our visit and learned a lot about the...More

Date of experience: November 2017
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Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

We stopped here on a river cruise with Gate 1. Our cruise director highlighted this as an important thing to see in speyer. Although a bit difficult to locate, it was worth it. The history of Jewish persecution over centuries is highlighted but it is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed 6 September 2017

We had a few hours in Speyer when our Rhine River Cruise dropped us off in this lovely city! We took a walking tour which included a visit to the synagogue and mikva. Since 2010 this "museum" has been opened with excellent information in English....More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed 2 August 2017

Whilst on holiday we made a point of visiting. Marvolous short interesting film shows on the various aspects ,in a room with seating. Museum was only in German. The baths are well preserved and interesting pictures outside to scale of how it looked and in...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Sorry , mail came in just now , too late . TripAdvisor offers a link to the website . Look at it under “contakt “ if it is still relevant. Anyway it’s a not to miss attraction! Gidon
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