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Jewish Museum of Australia

26 Alma Rd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
+61 3 8534 3600
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Well worth a visit to discover more about Jewish culture

Interesting displays about the history of jewish culture, beliefs & traditions as well as jewish... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Konrad M
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Melbourne, Australia
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Amy Winehouse Exhibition

Did enjoy the exhibition, which was really well laid out. However it was quite small an not sure it... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Elyse D
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Dunedin, New Zealand
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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 20,000 objects and stories that tell the continuum of Jewish life and what it means to be Jewish in Australia.
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  • Average6%
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  • Terrible1%
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26 Alma Rd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Did enjoy the exhibition, which was really well laid out. However it was quite small an not sure it was worth the $12 admission fee.

Thank Elyse D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Really enjoyed visiting this small museum, packed with interesting information about the history of the Jewish people, Jewish life and Jewish immigration. The Amy Winehouse exhibit was really interesting. I liked reading about her history and seeing her clothes, record collection and photos. Definitely worth...More

Thank Lyndylou18
Reviewed 8 October 2017

One visit was enough but it gave me a greater appreciation of the Jewish culture. I'm glad I visited.

Thank Baboooba
Reviewed 13 August 2017

The Jewish people have a wonderful community spirit. This museum aims to share the life experience of Jewish Australians with visitors to the museum. Apart from various exhibitions, a visit to the museum may include a visit to the nearby synagogue. If you are curious...More

Thank Jeffry B
Reviewed 17 July 2017

We were unsure about what to expect with a museum of this type but we didn't come away disappointed. We did the synagogue tour which was very interesting but all their displays provided some insight into their faith and the festivals they celebrate. We are...More

Thank bamaga-bob
Reviewed 29 June 2017

We came across this place on the internet and decided to visit. We paid for a family ticket. The exhibition hall is on the first floor. There are quite some photos and items displayed there, and videos on Jewish culture, interviews of some of the...More

Thank ChloeLau
Reviewed 13 April 2017

Interesting current exhibit on the history of jews in greece over the last few centuries. One hour should suffice to visit this relatively small but interesting museum

Thank charles v
Reviewed 5 April 2017

I attended the museum as part of a work group. We had a wonderful volunteer tour guide who was very knowledgeable and was happy to answer a barrage of questions as we walked around the exhibits. The museum is quite modern and well laid out....More

1  Thank HanaLouisa
Reviewed 14 March 2017

Something we should never forget - thank you to those on the day that were extremely helpful and knowledgeable.

1  Thank 210Lori48
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