Casa de Sefarad, Cordoba

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Enter Casa de Sefarad, an old house in the heart of the city’s Jewish Quarter, and uncover a museum of Judeo-Spanish (Sephardic) culture. Learn about Sephardic history and traditions through the museum’s exhibits and cultural activities. Wander through the five exhibition rooms concerning celebrations and holidays; domestic life; women from Al-Andalus, the Jewish quarter of Córdoba; and Sephardic music. To further enrich your understanding, take a guided tour. Purchase some Sephardic handicrafts or CD of Sephardic music from the gift shop. Take a look at our Cordoba trip planner to schedule your visit to Casa de Sefarad and learn about what else to see and do during your holiday.
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  • A wealth of information, mostly pictorial, with some objects of interest. Definitely worth an hour or two.  more »
  • Melancholy is what you sense here. Good people murdered and exiled for their religious beliefs, The Gods forgot Cordoba for a few weeks.  more »
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  • A nice small museum showcasing the history of the Jews, expelled from Spain in 1492. There's a fair bit about Maimonodes, one of the most important intellectuals of the 12th/13th century- he died in 1204- who was a Jewish man from Cordoba. It's worth the small price of admission, though many of the artifacts lack full explanation.
  • Good introduction into the Sephardic heritage + judaism. The museum is located in a traditional house with patio. Info in several languages
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