The Jewish Museum of Venice believes that the sharing of stories builds a community. For 60 years now, we have done our best to be compelling narrators of Jewish history.
We are the guardians of an amazing cultural heritage where everyone can discover themselves in a millennial encounter with otherness.
September is a month full of festivities and the museum will be close on these days.
Sunday 9th early closure at 5 p.m.
Monday 10th and Tuesday 11th closure for Rosh Hashannà
Tuesday 18th early closure at 5 p.m.
Wednesday 19th closure for Kippur
Sunday 23th early closure at 5 p.m.
Monday 24th and Tuesday 25th closure for Sukkot
Sunday 30th early closure at 5 p.m.
Monday and Tuesday October 1st and 2nd closure for Sukkotread more
Ghetto of Venice
What was Europe’s first ghetto is now a lively and popular district of the city where the religious and administrative institutions of the Jewish Community and its five synagogues still persist.More infos...
The Jewish Museum of Venice is a little but very rich museum founded in 1953 by the Jewish Community of Venice.More infos...
Built on the top floor of the pre-existing buildings in the Ghetto Novo are recognized with difficulty outside while inside are little jewels.More infos...
The Republic of Venice gave the Jews the possibility to create a cemetery of their own in 1386, giving them a non cultivated, piece of land in St. Nicholas of Lido.More infos...