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Guide to the Jewish Museum of Prague

Jewish Museum (Prague)

Guide to the Jewish Museum of Prague

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Published by The Museum in Praha .
Written in English


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Statement[edited by Hana Volavková]. Pt.2, Museum of Jewish Towm [i.e. Town] in Prague.
The Physical Object
Pagination30p. ;
Number of Pages30
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Open LibraryOL18768733M


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Discover the Jewish Quarter of Prague, known as Josefov, with a professional guide of the Prague’s Jewish Museum.

On this hour walking tour, you Duration: Guide to the Jewish Museum of Prague book. THE JEWISH MUSEUM IN PRAGUE IS GETTING READY TO REOPEN. Our venues and exhibitions are getting ready to reopen.

As of Monday 11 May, visitors to the museum will once again be able to see the world-famous Old Jewish Cemetery, permanent exhibitions dealing with Jewish history and traditions in the Maisel and Klausen Synagogues and the Ceremonial.

The Jewish Museum founded in is the largest of its kind in Europe and contains a huge collection of sacred Jewish artefacts. The expositions of the Jewish Museum in Prague are located in six historic sites.

The Old-New Synagogue (Straronova synagoga) is still used for religious services but the others are converted into memorials.

The Great Jewish Cities of Central and Eastern Europe: A Travel Guide and Resource Book to Prague, Warsaw, Cracow, and Budapest is the most comprehensive guidebook covering all aspects of Jewish history and contemporary life in Prague, Warsaw, Cracow, and Budapest.5/5(6).

Prague Jewish Tours Legend says that Golem, that artificial being made of clay during the 16th century, is hidden in the attic of this synagogue.

Built in Gothic Cistercian style during the latter part of the 13th century, the Old-New Synagogue is the oldest building in the Jewish Town and one of Europe’s oldest synagogues still in use.

A lecturer at both Charles and Anglo-American Universities sinceshe is also an official guide of Prague and of the Prague Jewish Museum sinceand trains official guides at the Prague Information Service since Reviews: Other: Fully qualified and experienced guide prepared to show you the amazing history of the Prague Jewish town.

Estimated Local Cash Needed. CZK - Entrance fee to the Jewish Museum is CZK (this includes: the Old Jewish Cemetery and 3 synagogues). Entrance fee to Old-New Synagogue is CZK Prices are per person, family and student. E-shop. Dear visitors, Due to a state of emergency declared by the government of the Czech Republic, all venues and exhibitions of the Jewish Museum in Prague are closed.

It is therefore currently not possible to buy tickets online for entry in until further notice. Thank you for your understanding. Jewish Museum in Prague. In one of the most grotesquely ironic acts of WWII, the Nazis took over the management of the Prague Jewish Museum – first established in to preserve artefacts from synagogues that were demolished during the slum clearances in Josefov around the turn of the 20th century – with the intention of creating a ‘museum of an extinct race’.Location: Reservation Centre, Maisel Prague, Central Europe.

The most frequented museum in the Czech Republic, Prague’s Jewish Museum is made up of four synagogues and the Old Jewish Cemetery as well as an art gallery and the Old Ceremonial Hall exhibition space.

The Old-New Synagogue, though not part of the museum, is another sight not to be missed. Home to one of Europe's oldest synagogues and the poignant Old Jewish Cemetery, Prague's Jewish Quarter is the most visited of any in Europe and contains Prague's most visited museum, the Jewish Museum of Prague.

Krysti also adds a personal touch to what you'll see as you get lost in time wandering through the Jewish Quarter's medieval streets/5(7). There are active Jewish communities in Prague, Brno, Plzen, Olomouc, Ostrava, Karlovy Vary, Decin, Usti nad Labem, Teplice and Liberec.

Jewish Museum of Prague The Jewish Museum in Prague has a large collection of Jewish records going back well into the 18th and in some cases into the 17th century.

Get to know Prague Castle and the Castle District on foot during this half-day walking tour. Book this guided tour, and check a major must-see off your to-do list. Learn about the ancient history of the area through your guide's in-depth commentary as you explore Mala Strana, the Golden Lane, and views of St.

Vitus Cathedral/5(). The Jewish Museum in Prague (Czech: Židovské muzeum v Praze) is a museum of Jewish heritage in the Czech Republic and one of the most visited museums in collection of Judaica is one of the largest in the world, ab objects,books, and a copious archive of Czech and Moravian Jewish community histories.

Jewish tours - The Prague Jewish quarter. is one of the most exciting places of Prague. Its rich history which lasts already for almost years gives you the best image of life of Jews in Europe. There are many possibilities of Jewish Prague walking tours. You can take also bus or individual car Jewish tours.

The Jewish Museum in Prague is a collection of the most significant monuments in the Jewish Quarter (excluding the Old-New Synagogue, which is a separate entity).

This represents the best preserved complex of historical Jewish monuments in Europe, and includes a number of synagogues, the Jewish Ceremonial Hall, the Old Jewish Cemetery and the Robert Guttmann.

The Jewish Museum (or Zidovské Muzeum) operates over several sites, including the Old Jewish Cemetery, the Spanish Synagogue and the Maisel Synagogue. Together this cluster of sites - which you can visit as a tour with an English-speaking guide - gives you a rounded picture of the history of the Jewish people in Prague.

The various exhibitions center on Jewish. OR book a private guided tour and do not worry about your tickets. Your guide chooses the best option and sale point for you without queuing. Where to buy tickets to Jewish museum. As mentioned above, the Jewish museum in Prague runs different exhibitions in.

The Jewish Museum in Prague (Czech: Židovské muzeum v Praze) is a museum of Jewish heritage in the Czech Republic and one of the most visited museums in Prague. Its collection of Judaica is one of the largest in the world, ab objects,books, and a copious archive of Czech and Moravian Jewish community nates: 50°05′25″N 14°25′16″E.

The main attraction of this Jewish quarter, which is certainly our recommendation for you to visit is the Prague Jewish Museum.

The museum is one of the best in the world with a unique collection of Jewish art, textiles and silver that has been incorporated in Jewish history.4/5(1). Prague Jewish Museum 1,U Staré školy, 00, Prague Show your smartphone ticket to our tour guide in front of the Rudolfinum, on Nám.

Palacha, between and /5(55). The Jewish Museum founded in is the largest of its kind in Europe and contains a huge collection of sacred Jewish artefacts.

The expositions of the Jewish Museum in Prague are located in six historic sites. The Old-New Synagogue (Straronova synagoga) is still used for religious services but the Read More». The Jewish Museum in Prague is one of the largest of its kind in the world and home to very extensive collections, exhibited in various buildings.

They can be visited with a single ticket. As a monument of enormous significance, the museum provides an opportunity to reflect on the tragic past of the Jewish community, which before the Second. Explore the origins of Jewish community in Prague. As the Jewish population was in medieval times exclusively subjected to the King – Emperor; the Jewish quarter was independent from the city of Prague, however being situated in the center of the city.

This is why the Jewish Quarter had its own court of justice, jails, guards etc. Prague is the equal of Paris in terms of beauty. Its history goes back a millennium. The Velvet Revolution that freed the Czechs from communism bequeathed to Europe a gem of a city to stand beside stalwarts such as Rome, Paris and London.

Not surprisingly, visitors from around the world have come in droves, and on a hot summer's day it can. Find hotels near Jewish Museum in Prague, Czech Republic online. Good availability and great rates. Book online, pay at the hotel. No reservation costs.

Explore Prague Jewish ghettos on a narrated walking tour Retrace the lives and stories of the Czech Jewish community with your private guide See Prague's historical synagogues and visit the Jewish Museum Discover an exhibition dedicated to /5(99).

Another of the Jewish Museum in Prague's synagogues, it hosts an exhibition about the history of Jews in Bohemia and Moravia, as well as a collection of silver artifacts from those regions. To see more of this part of the Jewish Quarter, check out the ° tour of the Synagogue on the Jewish Museum website.

Get this from a library. The Jewish Museum of Prague: a guide through the collections. [Hana Volavková; Státní židovské museum (Prague, Czech Republic); Rada židovských náboženských obcí (Czechoslovakia)].

A travel guide to Jewish Europe User Review - Not Available - Book Verdict. Frank, an extensive world traveler and authority on European Jewish travel, combines the elements of two genres, history and travel, into one neat package.

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The Jewish Museum in Prague. Prague’s Jewish Museum, one of the oldest and continuously existing Jewish museums in the world, was founded in The mission of the museum is to document the history, traditions and customs of the Jewish population in Bohemia and preserve valuable artefacts from the Prague synagogues that were destroyed.

Opening hours Josefov. Of course, the district is always open. Thus, the following information refers to the Jewish sights described above.

Saturday is rest day, on all other days (except some Jewish holidays) one can visit the synagogues, the cemetery etc. from 9 o’clock. In summer everything is open until 6 p.m., in winter only until p.m. due to the early darkness. Small but rich in cultural attractions, Jewish Museum in Prague counts among Europe's best-preserved ghettos.

Paradoxically, Hitler's intent to create an "exotic museum of an extinct race" here served to ensure the small enclave's continued existence through the destruction of World War II.

Within. I am fully licensed as a professional tour guide in: the City of Prague-the City of Vienna-the Jewish Museum in Prague-the Prague Castle Trading certificate in providing guiding services. Insured and bonded for transport. VIP Guide Over 25 years of touring on: Prague, Praha, Czech Republic.

Prague: Insider Travel Guide. Fiona Gaze, you can book your pet a stay for the night. incorporated through the Jewish Museum. The Pinkas Synagogue features a. The Jewish Museum in Prague, founded inremained in operation during the Nazi occupation.

The Nazis renamed it to “The Central Jewish Museum” inand started storing various Jewish artefacts from the country in what used to be the old Jewish Quarter.