Mazzel tov! - Half day programme

A 2 1/2 hour walk gives you an introduction to the Jewish community in Antwerp. Your guide welcomes you in the entrance hall of the railway station and leads you through the Jewish and the Diamond quarters. We talk about religion and its impact on daily life. We will discuss what it means to be Jewish or to be Belgian. The emphasis is on what unites people rather than on what is dividing them. In one of the synagogues your Jewish host will tell you more about his religion. You will have the opportunity to ask questions.

You can end the tour with a genuine kosher lunch or dinner. We will gladly advise you accordingly.

Practical info

This walk can be organised every day in the morning or in the afternoon. There are no walks on Fridays, Saturdays and on Jewish holidays.

Meet your guide at the large stone staircase in Antwerp Central Station’s entrance hall.

We can provide several guides at the same time.

Out of respect, please wear appropriate clothing.

Price: € 150 for a group of maximum 20 personen. Entrance fee for the synagogue is € 4 per person in cash (with a minimum of € 40).

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