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Yiddish Book Center, Amherst

Categories: Specialty Museums, Museums
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4.7/5 based on 65+ reviews on the web
Yiddish Book Center is located in Amherst. Put Yiddish Book Center and other Amherst attractions into our Amherst holiday planner, and watch your holiday take shape.
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  • Amazing place to learn, read, review and listen. To see what one man started and how he has been able to help save this beautiful language is inspiring. It's much more than the words - it's the cultur...  read more »
  • We thoroughly enjoyed this place. Everything here was so interesting and the staff so helpful. In addition, the gardens are lovely. Definitely worth the visit. 
  • This is a valuable institution for its rare book collections, special events, museum exhibits, concerts, tours and more, all packaged in an attractive post-and-beam building on a peaceful, natural set...  read more »
  • 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.
  • Fabulous and unique resource for the pioneer valley and the state as a whole.
  • Incredible collection of Yiddish books, exhibits, and cultural artifacts around Yiddish culture. Great place to bring a school group.
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