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Joseph Bau House

9 Berdichevski, Tel Aviv 6425808, Israel
+972 54-421-2730
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Unique and uplifting experience

When you visit the Joseph Bau house don’t expect a museum although it is a place that contains art... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
unclebobo
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Fantastic place!

Really unexpected hidden gem in Tel Aviv! The place is authentic, interesting and colorful and the... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Renata S
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"Joseph Bau House" is an authentic artist workshop that conveys to the visitor the amazing life story of Joseph Bau reflected in the wide range of his creativity, which includes movies, animation, paintings, graphics, literature and research of the Hebrew language - all spiced with special humor stemming from his optimistic view of life. Rebecca and Joseph Bau are the original couple whose wedding is shown in the movie "Schindler's List". Visits may be made only by appointment. Please call.
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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9 Berdichevski, Tel Aviv 6425808, Israel
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+972 54-421-2730
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

When you visit the Joseph Bau house don’t expect a museum although it is a place that contains art and tools for making art. Expect a private introduction to an extraordinary man and his wife who are typical of the extraordinary people who built Israel....More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Really unexpected hidden gem in Tel Aviv! The place is authentic, interesting and colorful and the story told by Bau sisters is very touching and sounds like a ready to go movie script. If you look for something different than usual and full of happiness...More

Thank Renata S
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ClilaandHadasaBau, Owner at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank You for your kind review! Clila and Hadasa Bau

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Reviewed 30 April 2018 via mobile

We’ve been many times to Tel Aviv and so we were looking for something a little different. Given the fantastic reviews, my wife, my two grown daughters, and I decided to try it. We were sadly disappointed. Although the man himself seemed talented and inspirational,...More

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Reviewed 22 April 2018

Incredible love story and fascinating man with endless talents, humor and devotion to his wife and the Jewish people. His daughters are wonderful people who keep their parents story and art alive.

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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you Sooo much for visiting our museum!!!!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

Amazing. Really. Amazing and very very surprising. Interesting, very funny, emotional and a lot more. Hard to explain in words. Highly recommended for everyone. Mind blowing life story about a very special man (Joseph Bau), who is somehow unknown because he had double life (secret...More

Thank Ido S
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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you soooo much for visiting the museum! and thank you you for the beautiful comments

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Reviewed 16 April 2018

We were a group of friends, not really knowing who Yossef Bao is, leaving the place full of inspiration about an amazing, optimistic, full of hope and laughter point of view, getting to know the man threw his enchanting daughters who could present all kind...More

Thank Na L
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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you sooo much for coming and for the beautiful review!

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Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

I highly recommend visiting this place. Hadassa and Tzlila tell the story of their father, a Holocaust survivor, in a fascinating, exciting and humorous way, as he was in his life. Their father, Joseph Bau, was an inspiring and a very special person. Interesting to...More

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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you soooo much for visiting our museum! and thank you for your beautiful comments!

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Reviewed 11 April 2018

A chance recommendation brought my wife and I to the workshop of Joseph Bau, an artist, animator and writer who survived Plashow concentration camp and via his talent as a forger enabled others to escape. His amazing story is told by his two daughters Clila...More

1  Thank Dizzy z
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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much!

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Reviewed 19 February 2018

We were enthralled by this amazing and remarkable presentation by the daughters of the true historical story of Joseph and Rebecca Bau. Their courage, love, and survival in Poland through WW2 was against all odds, saving countless lives. This small very personal museum, which is...More

1  Thank Marilyn R
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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much for visiting the museum!!!! and writing about it!

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Reviewed 8 February 2018

For everyone interested in history on a personal level, the guided tour into the life of Joseph Bau and his family is an absolute must. From the dark days of WWII in Poland through the early years of the State of Israel and beyond, the...More

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Clila_and_Hadasa, Manager at Joseph Bau House, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2018

Thank you so much for recommending our museum! and thank you for coming!

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DonLuis92
17 June 2016|
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Response from ClilaandHadasaBau | Property representative |
Visits and tours must be booked in advance. The phone no. are: 972-54-4212730 972-54-4301499 or by mail. Thank you for your question.
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