Jewish Cultural Historical Museum, Willemstad

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Attached to the first Synagogue in the western hemisphere, Jewish Cultural Historical Museum invites you to learn about Jewish cultural heritage. Head inside the 1732 building and find items such as a scroll from the 1300s, WWII memorabilia, an Anne Frank section, and a collection of personal items from Willemstad’s founding Jewish community. Dutch and English explanations accompany all the items inside. Visit the synagogue next door to complete your experience. Add Jewish Cultural Historical Museum to your Willemstad travel itinerary, and discover new vacation ideas by using our Willemstad online trip planner.
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  • Space wise, the Jewish museum in Curacao is small, jam packed with a marvelous collection of antique Judaica. Signage could be better for tourists who are less than expert, but it is still... 
    Space wise, the Jewish museum in Curacao is small, jam packed with a marvelous collection of antique Judaica. Signage could be better for tourists who are less than expert, but it is still...  more »
  • Have been here with my family. Historically very intersting, impressed by keeping such a small community still going strong. 
    Have been here with my family. Historically very intersting, impressed by keeping such a small community still going strong.  more »

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