Museo Ebraico

Via L. C. Farini leads to the Tempio Israelitico or Synagogue, adjoining is the Museo Ebraico di Firenze or Jewish Museum of Florence, which features objects of Hebrew ceremonial and a number of ancient codices. In the Museum you can admire the Monumento ai Deportati; the original is located in Jerusalem. The museu told the history of jewish community: a plastic model represent the ancient ghetto, there are many photos, religious objects as medals and sacred dress.

In a central show case is keeping the “Sèfer torà”, the book of law stands little hands used to avoid the contact with Sacred Bible and very interesting is the paròkhet or Tenda dei Dieci Comandamenti.