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Campo del Ghetto, Venice

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Dating back to the early 16th century, Campo del Ghetto may be the first Jewish ghetto established in the world--the word "ghetto" comes from this place. Although many of the approximately 500 Venetian Jews live elsewhere in the town, they still come here for religious services and celebrations. While in the area, you can see the small but informative Jewish Museum, see a bronze holocaust memorial, and grab a bite at a kosher restaurant. Plan to visit Campo del Ghetto and other customer-reviewed, writer-recommended Venice attractions using our Venice trip planner.
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  • fascinating and educational and informative tour. Highly recommended. One downside. We bought our tickets from the ticket office. Security at the entrance to the office was heavy handed and... 
    fascinating and educational and informative tour. Highly recommended. One downside. We bought our tickets from the ticket office. Security at the entrance to the office was heavy handed and...  more »
  • We did a tour of the ghetto and of one of the synagogues, truly enjoyed the history and good tour. You can buy tickets there or online in advance. There are some small shops and cafe also in the... 
    We did a tour of the ghetto and of one of the synagogues, truly enjoyed the history and good tour. You can buy tickets there or online in advance. There are some small shops and cafe also in the...  more »

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