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CLOSURE FOR HOLIDAYS



On the occasion of Rosh Hashanah holiday the MEIS will be closed on Saturday 19th September.

THE PERMANENT EXHIBITION "JEWS, AN ITALIAN HISTORY" REOPENS

From July, 3 the National Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah reopens to the public the permanent exhibition "Jews, an Italian history". Special discounts and a gift to all visitors who will purchase a ticket.

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THE LATEST MEIS' EXHIBIT "FERRARA EBRAICA" IS NOW ONLINE

The National Museum of Italian Judaism and the Shoah in Ferrara is temporarily closed because of the Coronavirus emergency. However, we remain committed to spreading the knowledge about Italian Jewish history and culture. Therefore, we are going “virtual.”
The latest MEIS’ exhibit devoted to the Ferrara ebraica/Jewish Ferrara, one of the most important Jewish communities of Italy, can now be found online.
We invite you to watch some videos, listen to music and discover number of precious artefacts.
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The future of MEIS

Besides the building in Via Piangipane 81 (offices and exhibition space), the renovated building of the former jail (exhibition space and administrative offices) and the volumes recalling the books of the Torah (construction site since 2018), MEIS will comprise: reception, bookshop, library, archive and documentation center, restaurant, auditorium, educational workshops.

Opening times

MUSEUM
Friday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm

GARDEN
Tuesday to Thusday from 10 am to 1 pm and from 4 pm to 6 pm. Friday to Sunday from 10 am to 6 pm

Special openings and closures

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For information only
Tel. +39 0532 1912039 and +39 342 5476621
Available during opening hours

Offices

Tel. +39 0532 769137
Fax +39 0532 711772
E-mail: info@meisweb.it

For information and bookings
Call center: +39 06 39967138
Available every day from 9 am to 6 pm
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