Jewish Museum in Prague

http://www.jewishmuseum.cz

contact:
222 749 211
office@jewishmuseum.cz


 

Established in 1906, the Jewish Museum in Prague is one of the oldest Jewish museums in Europe. Its founders were the historian Salomon Hugo Lieben and the representative of the Czech-Jewish movement and city councillor August Stein. Base of its collection were items from synagogues that had been demolished as a result of the clearance of the Prague Jewish ghetto. 

The monuments of the Jewish Museum in Prague include: Maisel Synagogue, the Spanish Synagogue, the Klausen Synagogue, Ceremonial Hall, the Pinkas Synagogue, the Old Jewish Cemetery, Robert Guttmann Gallery.