We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Jewish History Museum

564 S Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-2308
+1 520-670-9073
Review Highlights
Educational Visit

If you have a couple of hours in Tucson, you can't miss this opportunity. I took my 8th graders on... read more

Reviewed 22 May 2017
Nikki F
Chandler, Arizona
via mobile
Very interesting

We learned a lot about the fascinating history of Jews in Tucson. The Holocaust museum is also... read more

Reviewed 19 December 2016
Fred H
Read all 16 reviews
Sponsored by:
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
  • Excellent76%
  • Very good18%
  • Average6%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
22 May 2017
“Educational Visit”
19 Dec 2016
“Very interesting”
564 S Stone Ave, Tucson, AZ 85701-2308
+1 520-670-9073
Write a Review
Reviews (16)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year

1 - 10 of 16 reviews

Reviewed 22 May 2017 via mobile

If you have a couple of hours in Tucson, you can't miss this opportunity. I took my 8th graders on a field trip to this beautifully done learning center. The docents were amazing! The exhibits were exceptional! Please don't miss out on this opportunity.

Thank Nikki F
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We learned a lot about the fascinating history of Jews in Tucson. The Holocaust museum is also very moving.

Thank Fred H
Reviewed 30 May 2016

I had never been in a synagogue before, so that was pretty neat. Learned some interesting history about the Jewish presence in the area, and the mistreatment of various people groups around the world. The one thing that disappointed me in the Holocaust museum was...More

Thank Stephen B
Reviewed 12 May 2016

I will be taking out-of-town family here! I went with my son's middle school, and I was very impressed. It's small, but both stops (the holocaust museum and the old temple) are worth visiting and filled with interesting things to look at and think about....More

1  Thank jenrothg
Reviewed 25 April 2016

To learn about the history of the Jewish people in Tucson, you must pay a visit to the now Jewish History Museum. They have restored the stained glass windows, have displays of Jewish culture, civic participation,and a newly built Holocaust museum next door. ,

Thank eadieg
Reviewed 4 April 2016

With the new addition of the Holocaust Museum, this museum tells the story of the Jewish community's influence on the culture of Tucson and Southern Arizona.

Thank Lena1947
Reviewed 22 March 2016

Wonderful museum about Jewish history in Arizona's southeast. The newly opened holocaust museum is very moving. Did not know so many survivors settled in Tucson.

Thank mschaefler
Reviewed 14 November 2015

We enjoyed spending some quality time and learning about the early settlers and people responsible for this building. Not a history buff but loved learning about the life and times of the Jewish people of the time.

Thank Familybusinessmentor
Reviewed 18 October 2015

The Tucson History Museum in Downtown Tucson is another hidden gem. The original synagogue in Tucson, the building is of historical interest and value. The docent is knowledgable and friendly and places the synagogue in its historical context for Tucson and the history of the...More

Thank YiayiaMary
Reviewed 13 April 2015

This museum is not the largest in the world, but it certainly delivers a lot of information! The man running the front desk was kind enough to give us a small tour of the first few objects, and then let us go. It doesn't focus...More

Thank KCapybara
Sponsored by:
Nearby Restaurants
5 Points Market and Restaurant
150 reviews
.25 km away
Downtown Kitchen & Cocktails
411 reviews
.76 km away
213 reviews
.78 km away
Casa Vicente
228 reviews
.30 km away
Nearby Attractions
Children's Museum Tucson
208 reviews
.58 km away
St. Augustine Cathedral
88 reviews
.61 km away
Etherton Gallery
46 reviews
.74 km away
Barrio Historico
28 reviews
.69 km away
Questions & Answers
Get quick answers from Jewish History Museum staff and past visitors.
Note: your question will be posted publicly on the Questions & Answers page.
Posting guidelines