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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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As non Jewish visitors this Museum gave us an insight into another religion and was extremely... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Bristol, United Kingdom
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Non Jewish Visitors To Amy Winehouse Exhibition

The static exhibition devoted to Amy W was really good and anyone into her music will find it a... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
New South Wales, Australia
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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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26 Alma Rd, St Kilda, Port Phillip, Victoria 3182, Australia
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

As non Jewish visitors this Museum gave us an insight into another religion and was extremely helpful in that respect.The Amy Winehouse exhibition mostly concerned details of her early family years, only touching her singing career a little. With almost every religion being amongst the...More

Thank John35_13
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The static exhibition devoted to Amy W was really good and anyone into her music will find it a fascinating peek into her life before fame. The $12 admission charge was a bit steep I thought but I guess they have to pay for the...More

Thank 755revs
Reviewed 7 November 2017 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 5 November 2017 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 26 October 2017 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
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