Yiddish Book Center, Amherst

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  • September 6, 2017
    Dedicated to preserving the dying language of Yiddish, but also paying tribute to Jewish immigrants and their culture, this is a most interesting place. They have row after row of books written in Yid...  more »
  • June 4, 2017
    An amazing collection of old books that are being given a new 'life'. Great story of how one man's interest has turned into a packed library with a multitude of programing. This library supports the r...  more »
  • May 26, 2017
    Amazing what one little idea can grow into! Impressive all around; facility, garden walk, books and exhibits. A lot to absorb and learn.  more »
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  • September 1, 2016
    Beautiful space with interesting displays of a rare Yiddish Linotype machine and other old printing presses, Jewish history exhibits, many old and beautiful Yiddish books, event spaces, a children's book area, and beautiful grounds with gardens to walk, sit and enjoy, or picnic at. Well worth the visit whether or not you're interested in Yiddish books, even if you just want to enjoy the grounds and interesting architecture.
  • July 6, 2016
    Fabulous and unique resource for the pioneer valley and the state as a whole.
  • October 17, 2013
    Incredible collection of Yiddish books, exhibits, and cultural artifacts around Yiddish culture. Great place to bring a school group.

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