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The Trude Sojka Cultural House

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Address: Pasaje Muller N24J y Toledo, Quito, Ecuador
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A Hidden Gem

This unique cultural center is hidden away in a residential neighborhood of Quito, for it was the artist's home and our tour guide is Trude Sojka's delightful daughter. A... read more

5 of 5 bubblesReviewed 30 January 2015
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 January 2015

This unique cultural center is hidden away in a residential neighborhood of Quito, for it was the artist's home and our tour guide is Trude Sojka's delightful daughter. A Holocaust survivor, Trude's positive spirit pervades her work and the bright and cheery house and gardens which serve as a gallery. However, the safe room behind the bookcase with it's escape... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 April 2014

Terrific visit – interesting guided tour in English from Trudy Sojka’s daughter –we just showed up and she was very gracious and took her time showing us her mother’s home and her art – very nice experience.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2012

A great experience. The daughter of the artist gave us a tour of the home and explained the history, the artwork, and the stories. The house itself is quite unique and there are more activities hosted here and an upcoming Prague cafe. The daughter really made it the best experience with personal thoughts and insights. I will definitely return again... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 September 2011

An interesting well mantained old house, where you can find great pieces of art and jewish history. As an interesting fact, you will be able to see personal belongings from victims of the holocaust and a message of peace for future generations. They have a great library with historic documents. If you like the culture, it's a place to make... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2011

This is a must-see for visitors to Quito who are interested in Ecuador's small Jewish community and who want to understand - or pay tribute -- to the lessons of Tolerance and Non-Discrimination that we learn from the European Holocaust. The Casa Cultural Trude Sojka is equally interesting to non-Jews who like 20th centruy art (sculpture and painting). The Casa... More 

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