Jewish Museum of Rhodes

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Jewish Museum of Rhodes
Jüdisches Museum Rhodos, Eingang zum Museum und zur Synagoge 15.04.2018 09-18-58.jpg
Established1997 Edit this on Wikidata
LocationGreece Edit this at Wikidata
Coordinates36°26′32″N 28°13′49″E / 36.442197°N 28.230401°E / 36.442197; 28.230401Coordinates: 36°26′32″N 28°13′49″E / 36.442197°N 28.230401°E / 36.442197; 28.230401
Jewish Museum of Rhodes is located in Greece
Jewish Museum of Rhodes
Location of Jewish Museum of Rhodes

The Jewish Museum of Rhodes (Greek: Εβραϊκό Μουσείο της Ρόδου) is a museum located in the Old Town of the island of Rhodes, eastern Greece. It was established by Aron Hasson of the Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation in 1997 to preserve the Jewish history and culture of Rhodes. It is adjacent to the Kahal Shalom Synagogue, which is the oldest synagogue in Greece and is located in six rooms formerly used as the women’s prayer rooms.

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  • Porat-Noy, Zvi, Chief Editor. "The Jewish World, Yearbook for Jewish Communities and Organizations". Ramat-Gan, Israel. 1999 edition, page 11.
  • "Erensia Sefardi"; Dr. Albert de Vidas, Editor. Fairfield, Connecticut; Vol. 6, No. 1, Winter 1998 edition, page 7.
  • "Ke Haber?" Newsletter; The Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation. Los Angeles, California. Winter 1998/1999 issue.

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