Museum of the Jewish People - Bet Hatefutsoth, Tel Aviv
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Housed on the Tel Aviv University campus, Museum of the Jewish People - Bet Hatefutsoth details the lives of the Jewish diaspora. Three floors of exhibits cover everything from Alexandria to Poland, and from prehistory to modern times. Understand the complex history of the Jews in many different times and places as you examine documents, artifacts, models of synagogues and ghettos, murals, dioramas, and scrolls from across the globe. Thematically arranged exhibits feature study rooms on each floor, documenting the complex history of the Jewish people as well as their interaction with others. Our Tel Aviv trip builder makes visiting Museum of the Jewish People - Bet Hatefutsoth and other Tel Aviv attractions simple, and helps you make a travel plan personal to you.
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  • In this new wing had the opportunity to attend an exhibition about Bob Dylan quite interesting aspects of his life were unknown to us. Another about 30 years of Ethiopian immigration and its adaptation to the State of Israel very interesting. And finally one about the old and new Synagogues in the world with models, videos and texts in English.
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  • This is an extremely comprehensive journey through the centuries of Jewish life across the globe. Especially moving is their exhibit of the Ethiopian Jews movement to Israel. This is a very worthwhile...  more »
  • The "museum" of the Diaspora, as it is otherwise known, is a wonderful educational place. It contains miniatures of famous synagogue from around the world, copies of walls from synagogues now destroye...  more »