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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  • Lauren Lederman: To the previous moment by David Israel: my grandmother’s grandparents were Rahamim and Sol Franco, I am also related to Rabbi Moshe Franco so it seems we are family! I know you wrote in 2014 but should you see this, I would like to be in touch! Please contact me – lrlederman@gmail.com
  • Brucha Weisberger: When I directed my mother to your site, she got excited when she saw the comment from Evangelina Ortiz, referencing her ancestor Benveniste Judah Dela Cavalleria. My mother herself was not born Jewish, but was deeply attracted to Judaism from her first encounter at about age 12, and had an Orthodox conversion at age...
  • Rogerio Soriano Zanesco: My last surname is Soriano from Rodes please I would like know more about this.
  • ROSSI avraham: i am born in Tunis, My father in egypt (cairo) and my grandmother wife of albert Rossi was Maria Soriano from Rhodes. I would like to meet my relatives. I live in Corsica; I you know some information about these Soriano pleasz mail me my mail: albert2a@hotmail.com Albert Rossi
  • JOSEPH MALLEL: Ke haber My name is( Jo )Joseph Mallel live in Cape Town , my parents where from Rhodes do research on Rhodes .. it will be a pleasure to be in contacte . Thank you Jo Mallel
  • Janet Amateau: Questo messaggio e’ per la Angela Yael Amato di Napoli. Che bella sorpresa trovare qui la tua domanda! Sono piuttosto sicura que siamo famiglia, anche se i dettagli sono scarsi. Spero di trovare un modo per conttatarti. Se per caso tu scopri questo messaggio qua. Un abbraccio!

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