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Casa de Sefarad

Calle Judios S/N | Frente a la Sinagoga, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
+34 957 42 14 04
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Keepin' the Faith

This was the only place we found during our two week visit to Andalusi that discussed the Sefarad... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Risonn
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New York City, New York
Jewish history

Adjacent to the Synagogue. Lots of interesting information given about Jewish life as well the... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
chitownsam
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Chicago, Illinois
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor2%
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“jewish life” (26 reviews)
“small museum” (22 reviews)
“sephardic jews” (13 reviews)
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Calle Judios S/N | Frente a la Sinagoga, 14004 Cordoba, Spain
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+34 957 42 14 04
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Reviewed 4 days ago

This was the only place we found during our two week visit to Andalusi that discussed the Sefarad (Spanish Jews) history. The guides were very educational and it was enlightening to learn how the Spanish inquisition came to be and how the Moors and Jews...More

Thank Risonn
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 kind words. We make a continous effort to explain and recover the very important Jewish heritage in Spanish culture and identity. It is not only a past chapter of our history, but also a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Adjacent to the Synagogue. Lots of interesting information given about Jewish life as well the life and philosophy of Maimonides. At the end of the tour is a small gift shop with some beautiful handmade items for sale such as yarmulkes and challah covers.More

Thank chitownsam
Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for visiting us and for your positive valoration. We are proud of the quantity and quality of our texts, because there is a lot to explain to recover the Spanish Jewish Legacy, almost completely wiped out. We are also...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Though this is a small museum with artifacts from around the world, (not just Spain, Portugal or Northern Africa), I, like others who have reviewed here on TA, wish the Museum showed us more regarding Jewish life in Spain prior to the Inquisition. Tell us...More

Thank Eur0pe2013
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 support. We are a private and independent center so we rely only on the visitors tickets and shop sales. We would also like to have more space so we could show more on the rich...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This museum is well worth a visit. It's just round the corner from the Synagogue but is much less crowded. The museum covers many aspects of the Jews of Cordoba as well as tackling the wider issues of exiled peoples and religious intolerance. Displays feature...More

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

Dear friend, thank you very much indeed for your visit and your positive remarks. We are really glad you have such a wonderful experience visiting our Casa. We do know we give quite a lot of information to read, but you can trust us that...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We found this museum when searching for the synagogue, which was open on that Monday, although the guide told us it wouldn't be (and the sign outside said it wasn't open either!) It's a step away from the synagogue. At first it looks quite small...More

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

Dear friend, thank you for visiting us and for your positive valoration. We are glad you "discovered" us, because it's like how we love to be met. We are also glad that see our Museum to be telling a coherent story, because we are interested...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Really fascinating stop in the city. You learn a lot about Maimonides as well as Jews in the Iberian Peninsula. It is a pretty quick stop overall, so for it in!

Thank Arthur C
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 valoration. We are glad you have enjoyed and learnt so much from our Museum. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped to visit the casa de Sefarad on a bus tour. It is realyy beutiful and the gardens around it are also beautiful.

Thank liligauthier7
Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and your positive valoration. We are really glad you enjoyed our Museum. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We walked around the old Jewish quarter and we both moved by this tiny building standing as an example of 2 religion living together in past timesMore

1  Thank slow727
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 positive valoration. We are really satisfied by your comment as we aspire to move people, to make them feel about the things we talked in the Museum, not just having an intellectual approach. Kind regards,...More

Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

We had a guided tour through this small, but eye opening museum. This enabled us to get even more information than what was written around it and to ask questions about related issues. To which we received answers. We even had a performance of songs...More

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

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and positive valoration. Undoubtedly knowing our Museum with one of our guides and listening some sephardic chants is the best way to discover us. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

Reviewed 19 September 2017

While my own roots are not Jewish, my Spanish family did immigrate to South America in the 1500's, so they may have been "convertos". This museum tour was so fascinating; the life of the Spanish Jews before, during, and after being expelled or "converted" was...More

1  Thank Linda T
Casa de Sefarad C, Gerente at Casa de Sefarad, responded to this reviewResponded 23 September 2017

Dear friend, thank you very much for your visit and your passionate valoration. We are glad to make such an impression to our visitors, have they jewish roots or not. Kind regards, Esther Sánchez Casa de Sefarad Manager

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Carly M
23 December 2015|
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Response from Fdo10 | Reviewed this property |
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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Miriam T
14 April 2015|
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When is the Casa open?
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