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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  • This museum is massive. We were fortunate to catch the Bob Dylan exhibit. Very interesting. Also, the history of synagogues all over the world. The university is located in a wonderful area, great vie...  more »
  • I've been before but wanted to go back on this trip. As others note this is a bit dated. Still, it presents a moving and interesting history of the Jewish people in exile and their struggle to get bac...  more »
  • Interesting little Museum. You'll see some models of synagogues, an exhibition about Bob Dylan and some short films about the coming of Ethiopians to Israel. Better enjoy your time walking the city streets.
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