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Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People

Rehov Klausner 15, Matiyahu Gate #2 | Tel Aviv University Campus, Tel Aviv 6139202, Israel
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Beit Hatfutsot, the Museum of the Jewish People, tells the ongoing and extraordinary story of the Jewish people. Beit Hatfutsot connects Jewish people to their roots and strengthens their personal and collective Jewish identity. Beit Hatfutsot conveys to the world the fascinating narrative of the Jewish people and the essence of the Jewish culture, faith, purpose and deed while presenting the contribution of world Jewry to humanity.
  • Excellent59%
  • Very good27%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“bob dylan” (31 reviews)
“jewish diaspora” (21 reviews)
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Hours Today: 10:00 am - 7:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Rehov Klausner 15, Matiyahu Gate #2 | Tel Aviv University Campus, Tel Aviv 6139202, Israel
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+972 3-745-7800
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am sad to say that we were disappointed with the museum, most of the old area was under construction and there were few exhibits left to see. I did enjoy the Bob Dylan exhibit, The entry price should be adjusted until the whole museum...More

Thank carreonjesse
Beit H, Public Relations Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for your mail and we are glad you have enjoyed the Bob Dylan exhibition in the new wing. After almost 40 years, the permanent exhibition is undergoing a major change and renewal. The whole process will take around two years and the new...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The museum had been closed for a few years and recently partially reopened and is worth a visit. One of the permanent collections shows synagogues from around the world that are still active and those that had been destroyed by the Nazis. This collection also...More

Thank northyorker
Beit H, Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you very much! We are glad you enjoyed our museum. Best regards, BH team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was part of an organized tour and we attended a lecture on the Ethiopia exodus. I enjoyed the way they told the stories - almost like you were talking to an old friend. After attending the exhibit, we heard from a woman who took...More

Thank flygirl555
Beit H, Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you!

Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

I revisited the museum after nearly 36 years. It is currently undergoing a revamp and much of it is being redeveloped. There are 4 exhibitions open currently, the Bob Dylan, diaspora synagogues, Ethiopian immigration and a photographic exhibition on the ground floor. I thoroughly enjoyed...More

Thank 36Mega
Reviewed 30 October 2017

In Ramat Aviv, close to Tel Aviv University. Center for the memory of Jews in diaspora. You can learn about Jewish life in different countries of the world.

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Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

We still had a good visit in the children’s exhibition, the synagogue hall and the bob Dylan exhibit but that was pretty much all available. Given we only had time for one museum in Tel Aviv we would probably have gone elsewhere had we known...More

Thank Thaliabloggess
Beit H, Public Relations Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Thank you for your review and we are glad you have enjoyed the exhibitions in the new wing. After almost 40 years, the permanent exhibition is undergoing a major change and renewal. The whole process will take around two years and the new core exhibition...More

Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very moving experience. Museum well-laid out and good English translation for most exhibits. We spent three hours and could easily have spent three more. Quite long bus journey from the centre (museum is on university campus) but it really is unmissable if you're visiting Tel...More

Thank Jenny F
Beit H, Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 17 October 2017

Dear Jenny, Thank you for your kind review. Best regards, BH Team

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

The new gallery in the museum is well worth the visit alone. There is an exhibit about famous Jewish artists and another with scale models of famous synagogues from around the world. It's well made and really informative and entertaining. The full museum (which you...More

Thank Aaron J
Reviewed 20 September 2017

This museum covers the Jewish communities throughout history and the world. I was especially interested in the history of the Sefardic community, which I don't know much about, and the contemporary communities in Africa. I'm not sure if it's there anymore because it was an...More

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Beit H, Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 25 September 2017

Thank you very much for your kind review. Regards, BH Team

Reviewed 17 September 2017

This museum is situated in the territory of the Tel Aviv University. It's quite big and offers many exhibitions. You can follow the history of the Jewish people revealing right in front of you.

Thank Nadezhda D
Beit H, Manager at Beit Hatfutsot - The Museum of the Jewish People, responded to this reviewResponded 18 September 2017

Thank you, Nadezhda!

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Faigy S
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Do t think so There was an English group touring when we were there
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I don't think reservation is needed .
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Admission (NIS) Adult: 45 Children (including workshops): 45 “Olim”, Soldiers: 22 Senior citizen: 22
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