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MUHBA - El Call

Placeta de Manuel Ribe, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 932 56 21 22
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The Call or Jewish quarter in the medieval city, and its cultural heritage.
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good23%
  • Average33%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible0%
May 15, 2016
“A tiny museum”
May 8, 2016
“Missing a good human guide”
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Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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Placeta de Manuel Ribe, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gòtico (Barri Gòtic)
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Reviewed May 15, 2016 via mobile

The display above the ruins of ancient Jewish quarter tells the history of Jews in Barcelona. There is not much of a collection. If you're interested in that subject I would highly recommend visiting the nearby old synagogue and hear the explanation.

1  Thank Amirhir
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Reviewed May 9, 2016

If this small museum would have good human guide's/actors, it would upgrade the experience greatly. Museums that have great art, grab the viewers' attention and imagination. Historical museums (like this) need to make a greater effort for visitors' attention. The video was OK but there...More

Thank Harold J
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Reviewed May 6, 2016

Pros: Good to get basic history of Jews in Barcelona, short visit Cons: Small museum, limited information on Barcelona's Jewish community, difficult to reserve guided visits I wish they'd provide more information on the current state (and future) of Jewish communities in Barcelona (Catalunya)

2  Thank NinaBF
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Reviewed March 5, 2016

Many displays to read of Jewish history in Catalonia. The video (in English) was the best part. I was surprised they didn't provide more of an explanation of the excavated Jewish home you walked over.

Thank Diane K
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Reviewed October 18, 2015

Nice small museum, very friendly staff, good idea of jewish lives and families before they where obliged to convert in 1391

Thank Leopoldo K
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Reviewed June 17, 2015

This museum opened in March 2015 in the former home of a Jewish weaver. The museum has two floors of very good displays of Jewish life in Barcelona including a glass floor that covers roman ruins. There were English signage although having a guide certainly...More

1  Thank vts2
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Reviewed June 1, 2013 via mobile

This museum is very well done, well explained on the audio guides and is extremely interesting. But a can a city museum afford not to accept credit cards?!

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Reviewed April 9, 2013

It was the only museum we visit after we got a recommendation from our Runner Bean guide. It was fantastic way to discover the history of the city. Fortunately, not everything is translated to English and this was quite disappointing.

Thank Efrat C
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Reviewed March 16, 2013 via mobile

Absorbing and well curated display of Barcelona's history including Roman ruins underground. ?7 entry fee includes good audioguide and is well worth it.

1  Thank Joanne H
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Reviewed December 12, 2012 via mobile

This is an archealogical dig under the existing city. Step back into the past and see some of the old Roman town, wander round the fish sauce factory, a villa, winery, laundry and more all below ground. Worth a visit if you are interested in...More

1  Thank demisecco
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