Welcome to the Jewish Museum of Rhodes

Here we will provide you with information regarding the historical exhibition which is located in the rooms formerly used as the women’s prayer rooms at the “Kahal Shalom” synagogue, which is now the Jewish Museum of Rhodes. In addition, this web site will inform you of other interesting subjects which are unique to the history of the Jews of Rhodes. This web site is produced by the Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation, which is a non-profit organization, founded by Aron Hasson, and established to preserve the unique history of the Jews of Rhodes.

The Museum

Images of the Jewish Museum of Rhodes and a sample of its archives.

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La Juderia

Tour map of the Jewish Quarter and location of Jewish homes & businesses from before the War.

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The Cemetery

One of the oldest and best preserved Jewish cemeteries in Europe.

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Newsletters

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"KE HABER?" NEWSLETTERS FROM 1997 TO THE PRESENT

Gift Shop

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BOOKS, CD'S AND OTHER ITEMS

Food

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AUTHENTIC RECIPES

Audios & Videos

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HERE ARE AUDIO RECORDINGS AND VIDEOS FROM OUR ARCHIVES

Recent Comments

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  • Madelne Angel: (from “La Juderia” page): What a great site with so much information. My dad, Eli Angel, was born in Rhodes but when he went back as an adult he was unable to locate his home. His mother was Mazaltov Israel Angel and her father was the only baker on the island. My grandmother Rosa Alkana Calderon came to the...
  • Amber Hasson: (from the “Family Trees, Family Stories” page of “Genealogy”): Hello, My name is Amber Hasson and my family tree starts at 1840 and I’m trying to find out any information prior to that time. The information I have is as followed: Sadik Hasson 1840-1904. Marriage about 1862, he married Caden...
  • Vitor Levi: Sim. Obrigado!
  • aron: Hi Vitor. I located a family registration from Rhodes which indicates that Jeuda Levi and Bulissa Turiel had a son, Bension and a daughter, Estrea. If this is your family let me know and I will email the document to you. (The document also indicates that Bulissa was born in 1852 and that her parents were: Moshe Turiel and Estrea...
  • Vitor Levi: (from “Family Trees” page of “Genealogy”): olá! Sou brasileiro e gostaria de encontrar mais dados da minha familia. Procuro por dados de Bension Levi, irmão de Estreia Levi, filho de Bulisa Levi e sobrinho de Joseph Turiel.
  • Ingrid Swenn Oliveira Alhadef: (from the “Family Photos” page): Gostaria de saber sobre a família Alhadef. Meu avô se chama Nessim Behor. Obrigada

Recent Publications

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To receive any of these publications, please contact:

Rhodes Jewish Historical Foundation
Telephone: (310) 475-4779
Email: info@rhodesjewishmuseum.org