Shanghai, China

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Discover a lesser-known side of Shanghai’s history on a half-day tour of the Shanghai Jewish Ghetto, located in the Hongkou District. From the 1920s to the 1940s, many Jewish refugees immigrated to Shanghai to escape repression in Russia and Europe. See important sites from that era including the Jewish Refugees Museum (formerly Ohel Moishe Synagogue), Huoshan Park and Xiahai Temple. Learn from your informative guide about the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee, hear about modern day life in the historic neighborhood and meet local residents on this fascinating tour.
  • 4-hour private tour of Shanghai’s Jewish Ghetto
  • Go to Xiahai Temple and find out the Buddhist temple's importance in the Jewish Ghetto
  • Hear about the history of Jewish immigration to Shanghai
  • Learn where the American Jewish Joint Distribution Committee operated to assist refugees
  • See a monument for the Jewish refugees in Huoshan Park
  • Visit the Jewish Refugees Museum, site of the former Ohel Moishe Synagogue
  • Walk through the Tilanqiao neighborhood where the Jewish Ghetto was located


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, Aug 2018

Helen was a wonderful guide who answered all of our questions . I highly recommend her as a guide for the Jewish aspects of Shanghai.

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