MUHBA - El Call, Barcelona

3.0
#60 of 112 in Museums in Barcelona
Learn more about the rich Jewish history of Barcelona and how the Catalan region's Jewish community lived during the Middle Ages at MUHBA - El Call. Located in the old Jewish quarter, the museum explores the influence that the Jews had on the city's cultural legacy. View items from the 13th and 14th centuries unearthed during archeological digs, a replica of the Sarajevo Haggadah (a 14th-century illustrated manuscript produced in the region), Khanukiyyes dishes, tombstones with Hebrew inscriptions, extensive documents, and more. Take the elevator to the bottom floor to walk through preserved Roman ruins. An audio guide is included in the price of admission. Put MUHBA - El Call into our Barcelona vacation app to see other points of interest to visit during your vacation in Barcelona.
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  • Despite being advertised as open from 11am-7pm when we arrived at around 1pm on a Wednesday we were told by the young man who opened the door that the museum was closing and would not be open again un...  more »
  • Between the 11th and 14th centuries the Jewish quarter of Barcelona housed the great Catalan cultural nucleus,where doctors,philosophers,mathematicians or astronomers shared and divulged their knowled...  more »
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  • A small but interesting museum.
  • Very small attraction but was free with our city passes so can't complain. Some interesting things to be seen
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