David Baazov Georgian Jew History Museum

  • Address: 3, Anton Katalikosi str., 0105, Tbilisi
    Phone: (+995 032) 2 98 90 62, 2 98 59 92
    E-mail: givigambashidze@yahoo.com
    Date of establishment: 1933
    Judicial status of the museum: The Legal Public Entity since 2004 (under the governmental control of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia)
    Type (profile): history
    Quantity of stored items: more than 140.000

    Museum collection description: The building of the museum was built in the beginning of the XX c (former cupola synagogue). In 1951 during the anti-Semite movement in the Soviet Union the museum was abolished and thousands of items from its funds were re-distributed among other museums and storages. At the moment in the museum is kept little amount of objects. After the ongoing reorganization the museum will receive back its items from other museums.

    Working hours: museum is under reorganization and needs reconstruction
    Ticket price: museum is under reorganization

    Museum building’s status: Immovable monument of Cultural Heritage (The order # 3/181, 2007 of Minister of Ministry of Culture and Monuments Protection of Georgia) 

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