Jewish Museum of Australia, St Kilda

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The Jewish Museum of Australia, not to be confused with the Sydney Jewish Museum, aims to "explore and share the Jewish experience in Australia". It is located in St Kilda, a suburb of Melbourne.

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  • This museum works for anybody who wants to find out the basics of Jewish ritual and also the history of Jews in Australia with some coming on the first convict ship. It showed that even though Jews...  more »
  • We loved this museum! Easy to get to via public transportation from Melbourne. It is in St Kilda not far from the beach and restaurant scene. Welcoming staff. Great historical exhibits. Wonderful...  more »
  • Jewish Museum of Australia is located at Alma road St Kilda. The museum has permanent and temporary exhibitions which explore the breadth of Jewish life, culture and history. There are volunteer guides who can help with an overview of the exhibits and able to answer questions. Highly recommend this museum for those seeking a better understanding of a unique culture.
  • A comprehensive history of Judaism in Melbourne. Had plenty of well displayed artifacts but also the modern display of Jewish grandmothers, not your ordinary bunch! Welcoming and visitor friendly, volunteers with great stories. A worthwhile visit!

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