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Yankel's Shtetl

Kfar Hasidim, Haifa, Israel
+972 52-448-1481
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Replicas and miniatures of a Shtetl

A "Shtetl" or a "state" is the Yiddish name for a "town" or a "village" in Eastern Europe pre-WWI... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Shahar S
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Enjoyable activities for Yidishe adults

The place itself (the building and the garden) is very nice, warm and interesting. All hand made by... read more

Reviewed 18 February 2016
Ami7878
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25 Jan 2017
“Replicas and miniatures of a Shtetl”
18 Feb 2016
“Enjoyable activities for Yidishe adults”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Kfar Hasidim, Haifa, Israel
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+972 52-448-1481
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

A "Shtetl" or a "state" is the Yiddish name for a "town" or a "village" in Eastern Europe pre-WWI. The Yakov family (which is where "Yankel" comes from) has turned its backyard into a museum that brings the long-gone Shtetl to life. An interesting selection...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2016

The place itself (the building and the garden) is very nice, warm and interesting. All hand made by Yankel. He also leads the performances and singing in his big shed. The atmosphere and part of speaking is Yiddish, so you have to know this language...More

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Reviewed 17 March 2015

The place is unusual, even unique. The whole concept of desplaying artifacts from the past of the Jewisj shtaytel and just spending an evening out, listening to stories nd singing together is very special. The food was nothinbg to write home about, it was just...More

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Reviewed 28 May 2014

Place to experience the way Jewish people lived back in the 19 century in small towns called Shtetl. Listening to songs in the diminishing Yiddish is great. You can experience the trades, food and living. Should coordinate to join a group.

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