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Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art

119 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3647
+1 901-523-2787
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A Priceless Collection

I could have spent a couple of days in this Museum ~ but I only spent one afternoon. There are... read more

Reviewed 13 November 2017
Memphis, Tennessee
via mobile

We loved this museum... The art is unbelievable... It was a big museum..such awesome pieces..Theres... read more

Reviewed 12 November 2017
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Admission prices: $6 adult, $5 senior, $4 student. Free if 5 years old or under.
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119 S Main St, Memphis, TN 38103-3647
+1 901-523-2787
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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

I could have spent a couple of days in this Museum ~ but I only spent one afternoon. There are more than 1,400 unique objects. I can’t think of anything that compares to such a magnificent collection. Breathtaking Jade in sculptural form, Ivory carvings, pieces...More

Thank ChanEvan
Reviewed 12 November 2017

We loved this museum... The art is unbelievable... It was a big museum..such awesome pieces..Theres 2 sides.. We really loved the Asian side...

1  Thank vicsdahlias
Reviewed 30 October 2017

I have been going to this museum since it was called "The Jade Museum." I am constantly telling people and groups about it. I learn something new each time I go. Over the years, the Judaic Art part has been added and now the Holocaust...More

Thank fooded
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Happened upon this museum, and so glad I did. Truly amazing collection with broad inventory spanning centuries. Was able to enjoy the museum virtually alone (sad more people were not there). Did not get the recorded headphones, but noticed they are an option.

Thank JLS300
Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

This is one of the best collections of Asian art presented in the United States and truly a hidden gem for Memphis. The pieces are incredible, each more intricate than the next and in varying mediums including jade, ivory and textiles. The Jewish art and...More

Thank Mzsbach47
Reviewed 8 October 2017

One of the highlights of my week in Memphis. Great small Museum, almost hidden away on Main St with an extensive private collection of Chinese/Japanese art, mostly Jade. Learned a lot about the different types/colors of Jade that I never knew existed. Also a moving...More

Thank Paulette V
Reviewed 25 August 2017

A great little gem in old Memphis. The bulk of the museum consists of Chinese art, mainly carvings of jade, ivory, tiger-eye, malachite, azurite and so on and the workmanship is simply amazing. A smaller section is devoted to Jewish artwork from Europe and a...More

Thank CheckMan
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We were surprised to discover this museum in downtown Memphis. Many local people do not know it is there, and it is not very advertised. The jade carvings are breathtaking, grand and represent a wide variety of themes and carvers. To think this was once...More

Thank Mrnik712
Reviewed 21 August 2017

When you are in Memphis, what to visit if you are not into Elvis Presley/Grace Land? Need to go to the Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art. Were there early in AM, and quite impressed by this collection of Chinese/Japanese art, exquisite details in...More

Thank FrankWill
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

Totally worth $6 per adult to walk around and take in some amazing works of art. Along with some history. I would not recommend small children that have problems not touching things.

Thank Mindy H
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donald t
17 June 2015|
Response from Tori M | Property representative |
We validate parking for 110 Peabody place which is around the block. It'll get you a discount off the original $10 price.