Centro de Interpretación Judería de Sevilla, Seville
(4/5 based on 260+ reviews on the web)
Experience the history of the Jewish quarter of Seville at Centro de Interpretación Judería de Sevilla. You can wander through on your own, or take a tour with one of the multilingual guides. Learn about Jewish life throughout the history of Seville, and the Jewish-Spanish traditions that formed there. The museum offers an intimate view of life from the Middle Ages until now through the Jewish artifacts, letters, and information about famous Jews who lived there as you go through the different periods of Sephardic culture. View copies of original documents about the Inquisition, the politics of conversion, and the proscription against Jews and converts, as well as traditional costume and ceramics. You will also learn the role of Sephardic women, and how they kept their culture through customs, songs, proverbs, and fables. Use our Seville trip generator to arrange your visit to Centro de Interpretación Judería de Sevilla and other attractions in Seville.
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  • We were lucky enough to be the only people on our tour in early November. Rebecca was a wonderful guide with an amazing knowledge of the history of the area. She was happy to answer all our questions ...  more »
  • a tiny Museum, but very rich in information about the Jews in Seville at the time u there (they are more than 40 now) you will be given a map of Santa Cruz with interesting landmarks.
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  • I really can't recommend this enough. My partner and I went on the fascinating walking tour run by the museum which took us through the old Jewish quarter in Seville. Our guide was incredibly knowledg...  more »
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  • This is an excellent little museum of Sephardic Jewish history in Sevilla. A must see
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  • The remains of the passage of the Jews in Seville are very poor, but guided tours of this centre are simply indispensable. To do if you are passing and you want to understand the history of Seville, and its role in the inquisition!
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