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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 hidden gem in downtown Memphis

We loved this art gallery. It had a range of Jewish paintings, statues and artefacts. We loved... read more

Reviewed 26 April 2017
sdee101
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London, United Kingdom
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Incredible Collection!

Amazing collection of Asian art. You could spend hours here. We regretted we didn't have more... read more

Reviewed 29 March 2017
GypsyHeart102
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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
Downtown
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+1 901-523-2787
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Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

We loved this art gallery. It had a range of Jewish paintings, statues and artefacts. We loved some of them. Photos attached. They also had some Asian art and we loved the tusk room and the Jade room A very enjoyable gallery and as seniors...More

1  Thank sdee101
Reviewed 29 March 2017

Amazing collection of Asian art. You could spend hours here. We regretted we didn't have more time to look around.

Thank GypsyHeart102
Reviewed 15 March 2017

This was one of our favorite activities on our trip. Everyone should take a couple of hours to see it. The art was beautiful. It is hard to believe that one family could have such a collection. The detail work and the care that was...More

1  Thank Musicfaninmo
Reviewed 8 March 2017

This museum was a total surprise on main street. Especially the Asian (mostly Chinese) part was exquisite. Saw some rare things here.

Thank Frans B
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This is a strange conglomeration of artifacts (off the beaten path), which comes primarily from the Asian influence, offers a horrific display of ivory carvings, a modest collection of jade decorations, and a simple gathering of Judaica items including a small holocaust collection. The irony...More

Thank JanetJulia
Belz M, Guest Services Administrator at Belz Museum of Asian & Judaic Art, responded to this reviewResponded 23 February 2017

JanetJulia, I might be experiencing a mild case of déjà vu, as I feel like I've already responded to this review, but anyway -- The ivory on display is woolly mammoth ivory, the last of which died out about 4,000 years ago, due mostly to...More

Reviewed 17 February 2017

When I pulled into Memphis today I looked up museums on Tripadvisor and this museum popped up. I somehow survived the Memphis cross-town traffic and my GPS led me to the front door. I paid for an hour and a half of parking, which was...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 24 January 2017 via mobile

What a phenomenal little hidden gem in Nashville. Wow. Just. Wow. We found some slightly discounted tickets via Groupon and even received 5 dollars off each ticket for anything in the gift shop. I found myself a very nice little Buddha zen garden. Fun fact...More

1  Thank Angelle225
Reviewed 16 January 2017

We found out about this museum here on TripAdvisor, but others we spoke with had never heard of it. It was a great museum, many of the pieces were absolutely unbelievable. Beautiful carvings, weavings, sculptures, paintings and other items. The new Holocaust memorial wing was...More

Thank Matt H
Reviewed 7 January 2017

I've been in the Memphis area for 44 years and feel ashamed that this was my 1st trip to this awesome small museum. I spent over an hour viewing its spectacular collection and didn't even get to see the Judaic section! The quality, quantity and...More

1  Thank Michael C
Reviewed 15 December 2016

The art and artifacts are truly amazing and all one of a kind. Actually only a few blocks from the National Civil Rights Museum. Great day in downtown Memphis.

Thank robhendry
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donald t
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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.
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