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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  • Ruth Rubinstein: Hello, I would appreciate getting information on my uncle Behor Habib and his wife Reina and their three children (Lea, Victor and Leon) that were killed in Auschwitz. Could you email me to… (email address removed by aron to ensure privacy). thank you
  • Murat Sanus: The “Bile” family immigrated from Tire, Izmir to Rhodes. Their original surname was Algaze. They have adopted this Turkish surname after the law. You can find all the info about the Bile family and other families mentioned in this article at my website: www.jewsoftire.com Would be happy to help anyone who...
  • aron: Hi Michael. Shabbat services are conducted if there is a “minyan”. The synagogue and museum complex is open Sunday to Friday from 10am to 3pm. The Jewish cemetery is open Sunday to Friday from 8am to 1pm.
  • Michael Avzaradel: I will be travelling to Rhodes with my wife, staying October 20-22 2017. We would like to know what Shabbat arrangements are available. This will be my 2nd trip to Rhodes, although the last trip was 25 years ago. My great-grandfather, Victor Avzaradel, left Rhodes in 1921, stopping in Atlanta before settling in...
  • aron: Hi Michael. I just got the calendars from the printer and will send your free copy to your Michigan address. Anyada Buena!
  • Michael Hinshaw: Hello, If you have published the 2017-2018 Rhodesli Jewish Calendar, I would deeply appreciate a copy. My address is: (address removed by aron to ensure privacy) Inkster, Michigan. Thank you

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