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Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours project was created to revisit Jewish past from a present Jewish perspective through unique private tours to learn about Jewish aspects in this city. In 1999 I start combining my architecture background with my...more
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| Sant Honorat, 9, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Dominique planned an informative trip. The tour began with a sudden and intense downpour. Dominque was ready with a small bus to begin the tour of Barcelona with great concentration on the local architecture. Once we were ready for the walking tour of the old...More

Thank vidalia2
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Well worth your time and money...Dominique is informed, opinionated and passionate about the topic and dedicated advocate of the past, present and future place of Jews in Barcelona...if you are interested in the subject, you won't be disappointed.

Thank curi0uspeter
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Dominique was a delightful and informative tour guide. Despite the fact that Jews were expelled from Spain over 500 years ago, Dominique brought their history to life. It was also interesting to hear about the current state of affairs for the Jewish community. I would...More

Thank _jsilverman522
Reviewed October 9, 2018 via mobile

Dominique was very knowledgeable about the history of the Jewish community and important sites in Barcelona, and has worked tirelessly to advocate for formal recognition of important Jewish historical sites (such as street name changes) by the local government. I enjoyed the tour thoroughly.

Thank Janehilary
Reviewed October 9, 2018

This tour is a must for everyone!! You miss the important details that explain the lost culture and Dominique is so knowledgeable that you understand so much by the time the tour is over. The Jewish quarter is a maze and you will not know...More

Thank Eta S
Reviewed September 21, 2018

We were in Barcelona July 2018. The tour was very fascinating as the Jewish history in this region is different than the rest of Spain. Myself being a history buff, Dominique provided lots of information that I had no idea about. From a Jewish perspective,...More

Thank Littlar
Reviewed August 13, 2018

I took this tour for the second time (first time ten years ago). Dominique is very knowledgeable and passionate about Jewish history and preservation in Barcelona. Those taking the tour should note that there is not a lot to see as most Jewish buildings not...More

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Reviewed August 8, 2018

Knowing that there is very little visible evidence of Jewish life in Barcelona dating back over a thousand years, Dominique does a good job describing the life and conditions Jews lived through. She does show you the relevant locations and artifacts that remain. I found...More

Thank JSB611
Reviewed August 4, 2018

Dominique is the ideal tour guide, since preserving and showcasing Jewish Barcelona is not just a job - it is her life's passion. She leads small groups, which are personalised, so that everyone is involved in the tour and her enthusiasm for what she is...More

1  Thank suzanne_rutland_46
Reviewed August 4, 2018 via mobile

There are certain things that you need to know if you are taking this tour. On the positive side, the tour guide Dominique is very passionate about keeping the Jewish culture alive in Barcelona. It comes through in the way she speaks about it. Dominique...More

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Dominique T, Manager at Jewish Barcelona Urban Cultours, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Dear guest, Thank you for taking the time to share your impressions with other travelers. This is also useful for me to find ways of improvement. Standing long can be very taxing and I am very sorry that you could not enjoy the experience. If...More

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nanapieser
August 18, 2018|
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Response from CherylPearce | Reviewed this property |
Hi...in order to schedule your tour, email Dominique at tomasovd which is a gmail address. (Trip advisor won’t let me enter an email or URL.). You can also go to the urbancultours website and on the bottom left is a... More
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WynneS6
July 18, 2018|
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Response from Dominique T | Property representative |
The gmail is my personal address. Trip Advisor gives information of each attraction: my website and my e.mail address are listed in the heading where there is the description. Please send your inquiry by mail. Thank you.
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