Musee d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaisme, Paris

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History Museum
Located in the 17th-century St.-Aignan mansion house, Musee d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaisme relates the historical progress of Jewish communities in France, Europe, and Africa. Discover the progress of Jewish communities from the Middle Ages to the present century through artistic expression, daily items, cultural heritage, and traditions. The museum displays cultural objets d'art, manuscripts, and textiles. Shape your understanding of the Jewish people through rare documents about intellectual movements, crafts, history, and art--including the Dreyfus affair archives. Use our Paris trip itinerary builder to add Musee d'Art et d'Histoire du Judaisme and other attractions to your Paris vacation plans.
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  • If you want to learn more about the history of judaism in Europe slot in a few hours to visit the MahJ. Security is tight, but the cost is low (10 Euros to see the regular collection as well as the sp...  more »
  • This museum, located in Le Marais not far from the Hotel DeVille, is a treasure. It tells the history of the Jews up to 1939 through beautiful arts and artifacts including jewelry, pottery, ancient To...  more »
  • It may just be because we just went to a similar museum in NYC in the Fall, but it was hard to get through for us. They have a great number of very old books and documents, as well as menorahs, photos...  more »
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  • A bit complicated to navigate the Museum (stroller), staff very friendly and gives a helping hand for access to the elevators if need be
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  • 这真是个真正艺术和历史的博物馆。我相信这里的藏品都是在12世纪的。这里的史前古器物超棒,有银器和金器。这家博物馆展示了几百年前生活在法国的犹太人的历史。这些藏品不是政治的,而是具有艺术和历史性的。这个博物馆是在一个漂亮的老公馆里。博物馆在周六关闭,比较安全。
  • Very nice Museum and free for art students.
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  • Still films and lectures, discussions with writers, film directors and readings made by comedians
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