Rome Jewish Ghetto and the Great Synagogue

Roma, Italy

Experience Rating
icon3 hours  (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
iconOffered in: English and 6 more

UNESCO–listed Rome is perhaps most famous for the Colosseum, but away from this ancient attraction there’s a rich Jewish history waiting to be discovered. On this tour, follow your guide through the 16th-century Trastevere neighborhood to sites of interest including the Great Synagogue of Rome. Learn of the trials and tribulations faced by Roman Jews down the centuries, and hear the hidden secrets of the world's oldest Jewish ghetto.
  • Explore Jewish history in Rome’s 16th-century Trastevere district
  • Visit attractions including the Great Synagogue of Rome and the Jewish Museum
  • Your guide sheds light on the oldest Jewish ghetto in the world
  • Learn of the struggles and successes of Jews in Rome throughout history

Guidance and assistance for the entire duration of the tour.
The reservation of a private guide from the internal staff, to visit the Synagogue and the Jewish museum.
Admission fees at the Jewish Museum

Departure Point

Lungotevere de' Cenci, 00186 Roma RM, Italy

Return Details

Returns to original departure point
Stop At:  
Via Portico d'Ottavia
Walk through Via del Portico of Ottavia and Piazza delle Cinque Scole, where there were all the liturgical Jewish schools.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Museo Ebraico di Roma
Visit the Great Synagogue and the Jewish Museum with an internal guide.
Duration: 1 hour 
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Teatro di Marcello
Visit the ruins of the Theater of Marcello and Portico of Ottavia.
Duration: 15 minutes
Admission Ticket Included
Stop At:  
Tempio Maggiore di Roma
Visit the Great Synagogue with an internal guide
Duration: 30 minutes
Admission Ticket Free
  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Wheelchair accessible
  • Activity Level: Minimal
  • Child friendly with parental supervision
  • Stroller accessible
  • Near public transportation
  • Most travelers can participate
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience. Learn more about cancellations.

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