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First of all I’d just like to say a huge thank you to Alex who took us on the guided English tour... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
Rosaa_08
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Interesting small museum

This is a small museum that gives a view to the extinct Jewish life in Cordoba. You will see... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

First of all I’d just like to say a huge thank you to Alex who took us on the guided English tour. You were fantastic. I had read about the Casa online and immediately knew I wanted to visit. It costs €4 euros to enter...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and your enthusiastic review. We are deeply glad and moved by your generous words. Once again, thanks a lot Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is a small museum that gives a view to the extinct Jewish life in Cordoba. You will see worship objects reflecting Jewish craftmanship. Learn about the the Jewish contribution to society and the relationship with the Christian society at large.

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your positive review. We have Jewish craftmanship also other than religious one, as we have pottery, jewels, dresses and many other objects too. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 1 week ago

A small museum dedicated to the Jewish history and culture in Cordoba, shows a nice collection of articles from clothes to jewels, tools, books, and other relevant articles. We were also lucky to enjoy a tribute to Muslim people who saved Jews during the holocaust...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and positive review. We are specially glad you liked our temporary exhibit. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Learned a lot but there is a lot to read. Some of the displays are interesting to see but lack detailed description.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your review. It is true there is a lot to read, but it's because is a very long, rich and complicate story. We talk about more than 1500 years of Jewish presence in the...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Interesting to realize that many Spaniards do not have any knowledge of Jews or Jewish history in their country. The Jews were of course expelled, tortured, killed and/or converted to Catholicism at the time of the Inquisition. Doubtful that the Inquisition was taught or factually...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Mark, thank you very much for your visit and enthusiastic review. The only thing we want to add to your comment is that it seems the synagogue will reopen within a few days, something we are really longing to see. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This small museum provides a much needed glimpse into the Sephardic community of Cordoba in Moorish Spain. The Juderia (Jewish quarter) in Cordoba, like Seville, is a charming part of town with its picturesque winding streets, but very little about it commemorates the rich history...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your kind review. It is true that is difficult to find any trace of our very rich Jewish past, or even on the way it was cruelly destroyed during centuries. We hope the Synagogue...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Very interesting and sobering look at the Inquisition. Some of the exhibits are not in English but they give you cards with the explanation in English which was very much appreciatedMore

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and review. There is so much to say on the Inquisition, so we have, unfortunately, not enough space on the walls for the English translation, tha's why we have to provide the cards with the translation....More

Reviewed October 8, 2018

I was not terribly interested in seeing this place, but we went anyway and it was worth it. They show an interesting perspective on life as a Jew during the period of the inquisition.

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting our Museum and you review. We are specially glad you were not really convinced and then you were surprised. We love to be a surprise! Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed October 8, 2018

Jews, Muslims and Christians lived and prospered together for hundreds of years Cordoba was a center for Jewish learning, philosophy, medicine and science. Then came the inquisition started in part due to false rumors and fear based on falsehoods. This small museum chrystalizes this terrible...More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded October 10, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your positive review. It is precisely to avoid repeting past horrors that is crucial to remeber and been aware of our history. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed October 1, 2018

Not for those who want to avoid uncomfortable events from history. But well worth the visit - especially while the synagogue is closed for refurbishment.More

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Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded October 3, 2018

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and positive review. It is true that part of what we explain is tragic and unconfortable, but if in these days, when dark clouds of hatred and totalitarism seem to be appearing again, the memory of...More

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Rosaa_08
October 24, 2018|
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Response from Casa de Sefarad C | Property representative |
Hello Rosa, we are glad you've thought of us preparing your visit to Cordoba. The entrance fee is 4€ or 3€ for adults. We open everyday between 11 to 18 but on Sundays, when we close at 14:30. Kind regards and see you... More
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Carly M
December 22, 2015|
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Hi. We were there on Sunday June 28, 2015 @ 11:00 AM and the guided tour (at no extra charge) began @ 12:00. It was opened then, from 10:00 to 18:00 Monday through Saturday and 11:00 through 14:00 on Sundays. You can... More
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