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Jewish Museum

129-131 Albert Street | Camden Town, London NW1 7NB, England
+44 20 7284 7384
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The Jewish Museum London is for people of all backgrounds and faiths to explore British Jewish heritage, identity and culture. Set against a spacious and modern architectural backdrop with displays across four permanent galleries, the museum brings the Jewish story to life, placing it in a wider context of British history. Our education programmes, exhibitions and events encourage a sense of discovery and creativity and tell the story of Jewish history, culture and religion in an innovative and compelling way.
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  • Very good25%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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129-131 Albert Street | Camden Town, London NW1 7NB, England
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+44 20 7284 7384
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Reviewed 4 days ago

We really enjoyed our visit to the Jewish Museum and were there much longer than we had anticipated as there's so much to see. There is much to see and learn about the history of the Jewish people and the festivals as well as effects...More

Thank asdas1
Reviewed 1 week ago

We visited the Jewish museum specifically to see the Amy Winehouse exhibition, and we weren't disappointed. A lovely collection of personal artefacts. We were pleasantly surprised by the rest of the museum too. Lots of information and artefacts about Judaism, both historical and modern. The...More

Thank StefFarmer
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Visited this museum yesterday and I was very surprised at the amount of information readily available from the museums staff who were all very knowledgeable. Iin the entrance to the building,do take time to listen to the televised accounts of several people giving the story...More

Thank Allan O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Went to the Amy winehouse exhibition a and it was amazing . Set out fantastic . A great tribute to a talented young woman who we lost far too young

Thank jadeyo79
Reviewed 16 August 2017

We stopped here one morning on our way to Camden Market. They had a nice exhibit about Amy Winehouse as well as the history of the Jews in England and then a collection of Judaica. It was well curated, accessible, not overwhelming and a pleasant...More

Thank twinsareenough
Jewish-Museum-London, Owner at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for such a great review - we're really pleased you enjoyed your visit and hope to see you again soon.

Reviewed 13 August 2017 via mobile

Myself and my partner booked the museum mainly because I as an Amy winehouse fan wanted to see the exhibition her brother had put together. Although we expected to receive more of insight into the religion itself and the beliefs, we came away knowing a...More

Thank LBD95
Jewish-Museum-London, Owner at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

We're so glad you enjoyed your visit and will pass on your feedback to our volunteer team. Our volunteers are the backbone of the museum and our team helps to run the museum - I'm sure they'll be delighted to hear your feedback!

Reviewed 12 August 2017

I had great hopes for an interesting visit here but was greatly disappointed. When you went inside on the wall in huge letters was the words "sephardic jews" and went into great detail about them. This was very interesting but the museum was mainly about...More

1  Thank Rick H
Jewish-Museum-London, Owner at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 16 August 2017

We are so sorry to hear that you were disappointed with your visit. The display you describe in your review is actually a temporary exhibition, currently in our entrance gallery - ‘Sephardi Voices: Jews from North Africa, the Middle East and Iran’. This exhibition is...More

Reviewed 11 August 2017

Carefully presented artefacts designed to prese story or stories. The 2nd floor gives a history of the Jews in Britain with some glosses and simplifications. The lower floor presents Judaism as a living religion which I suppose it needs for the school visits but has...More

Thank Sappermajor
Reviewed 11 August 2017

We came for the Amy Winehouse Exhibition. The museum is not far from Camden Town station - about five minutes or so. The ticket price was for the whole museum. So we started at the top where the Amy exhibition was and worked our way...More

Thank VodkaQueenNL
Jewish-Museum-London, Owner at Jewish Museum, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017

Thank you for sharing your experience with us and we're so glad you enjoyed your visit to the museum and the Amy Winehouse exhibition.

Reviewed 10 August 2017

This was my first visit as the museum is not open on Saturdays. The museum has 3 floors. The first floor has exhibits about synagogues and the elaborate metalwork used to house Torah rolls. The second floor is much more interesting with a fine display...More

Thank MYDOGISFINN
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DoyleH63
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Response from Breepet | Reviewed this property |
In my experfience its never too busy and no need to buy tickets in advance
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