Jewish Museum tells the history of the Jewish population in London from 1066, Jewish ceremonial art, ethics and values of Judaism, The Holocaust Gallery etc
Jewish Museum London is a fantastic museum attracts tourists who have a specific interest in Judaism, theology or wish to explore the social history of the Jewish people.
Highlights of Jewish Museum
The museum’s highlights include ‘A British Story’, which charts the history of Jewish population in London from 1066 through to the modern day; ‘Judaism: A Living Faith’, which displays Jewish ceremonial art and helps visitors understand the ethics and values of Judaism; ‘The Holocaust Gallery’; and the Foyle Research Library.
Those London tourists with a strong interest in Judaism are also recommended to visit The Holocaust Exhibition at the Imperial War Museum
Jewish Museum history
The Jewish Museum was founded in 1932 by Professor Cecil Roth, Alfred Rubens and Wilfred Samuel. Originally located in Woburn House in Bloomsbury, it moved to an elegant early Victorian listed building in Camden Town in 1994.
Jewish Museum: Opening hours and admission ticket prices
Opening Hours: Every day 10 am – 5 pm but closes on Friday at 2 pm. Last entrance 30 minutes before closing.
Admission tickets: Adult £8.50, Concession £6.50, Child (5-16) £3.50, Family (2 adults and up to 4 children) £18, Under 5s FREE, Museum Friends free, National Art Pass free, London Pass free, Carers free
Group discount available for groups of 10 or more people. Please visit the specific website page for today’s opening hours and admission tickets
Address and nearest tube to Jewish Museum
Address: Raymond Burton House, 129-131 Albert Street, Camden Town, London NW1 7NB. See the location in Google Map
Telephone and Email: 020 7284 7384, Email. [email protected]
Nearest Tube and Bus: Camden Town (Northern line), Mornington Crescent (Northern line), Camden Road (Overground). Bus- Bus numbers 274, C2, 29, 88, 134, 214, 253, 24, 27, 31, 168, 253. Use Journey Plan of Transport for London how to get here
Car Parking: Visitors are advised to use public transport. However, the nearest public car park is on Pratt Street. There is limited metered parking on Albert Street, Parkway and Arlington Road for stays of up to two hours