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Jewish Quarter of Barcelona: one of the most important Jewish Communities of the Medieval Europe

On this 1.5-hour tour you will have the opportunity to learn about the history of Barcelona’s Jewish community and uncover a part of its past: What was life like for the Jewish community in Barcelona? When did they settle in the city? What became of them?

  • Once the tour guide meets you at your hotel or apartment, this 1.5-hour private tour will start, you will have the opportunity to learn about the history of Barcelona’s Jewish community and uncover a part of its past: What was life like for the Jewish community in Barcelona? When did they settle in the city? What became of them?

    You will visit the Call Mayor and the Call Menor (the areas which make up Barcelona’s Jewish Quarter) and find out what role they played in Barcelona’s history, ​​as well as discover the city’s most prominent ancient monuments related to the history of the Jewish community: The Ancient Roman Wall, the Ancient Synagogue of Barcelona and la Plaza del Rey (“King’s Square”), found in the Jewish Quarter.

    You will also have the chance to unearth those vestiges of Barcelona’s Jewish history which remain hidden and scattered among the squares and alleys of Old Town Barcelona.

    So that you can really delve into the history and setting of the Jewish community in Barcelona, our voyage also includes a visit inside the Ancient Synagogue of Barcelona, built during the 3rd and 4th centuries AD.

  • This walking tour includes:

    • Private tour guide, your guide will meet you at your hotel/apartment.
    • A welcome pack with a bottle of water and a city map.
    • Entrance fee to the Ancient Synagogue.
    • Public transport tickets.

    Tour available in: Spanish, English, French, German, Portuguese and Italian.

  • • Price per person – 45€ (minimum 2 people – private tour)
    * If you are a solo traveler, the final price is 79€
    ** Children from 4 to 15 years old: 15€, kids from 0 to 3 years old: FREE

    Timetable:
    Morning: 10am and 12:30pm (all year except Saturday)
    Afternoon: 3pm (from Monday to Friday)

    Important: the bookings must be done with a minimum of 24h in advance.