Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives, Budapest

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Learn about the rich history of the Jewish community in Hungary and admire impressive works of art at Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives. Next to the Dohány Street Synagogue, the museum building dates back to 1930 and stands on the former site of the house of Theodor Herzl, the father of modern polical Zionism. Explore the permanent collection of ceremonial artifacts, costumes, beautifully crafted everyday items, and art. See exhibits of works by Jewish artists or artists inspired by the life and history of the Jewish people. The admission fee includes a multilingual audio tour. For an additional fee you can also take a guided tour. To visit Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives and get the most from your holiday in Budapest, create itinerary details personal to you using our Budapest vacation route planner.
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  • This museum was not what I expected. Being attached to the Great Synagogue and the Cemetery (mass grave from Nazi victims), I thought this would be a museum of the holocaust. It is not. The collection...  more »
  • With the combined ticket we endorsed the memory Park synagogue and the Jewish Museum. The latter consists of several halls where they are exposed to both religious objects that information about history of the ghetto and the life of the Hungarian Jews. We had to wait for it to liberarasse an audioguide otherwise we couldn't appreciate the exhibition. I enclose some shots I remember our visit If this review did you like, you can read about my many other Lake Balaton and Budapest and I like clicking on: is it useful? Thanks:)
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  • It is a museum attached to the synagogue. Building characteristics and appearance, stands out from a distance. It is a spot in the facility can learn more about the history of during World War II, looking forward to the visit to Hungary.
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