The Trude Sojka Cultural House, Quito

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Hidden away in a residential neighborhood, The Trude Sojka Cultural House remains one of the area's cultural gems, narrating the story of a Holocaust survivor and the Jewish community in Ecuador. Trude Sojka was a noted painter and sculptor, renowned for her use of recycled material and concrete. The cultural house preserves the memory of Jews who arrived in Ecuador after World War II, and displays Sojka's works. The house also includes a small library, a cafe serving traditional Czech specialties, and a handicrafts shop where you can pick up a few souvenirs. Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Quito trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.
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  • I am so grateful that I found The Trude Sojka Cultural House on Trip Advisor when planning my trip to Ecuador. It was one of the highlights of my all too brief first visit to Quito; I am very...  more »
  • This is an absolute must see if you have any interest in art and in humanity. An amazing place, with Trude Sojka's house turned into a small but beautiful Art Gallery, showing some of her work. It...  more »
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  • One of the best art museums in Quito !
  • Spectacular place that blends art, history, courage and infinite thanks to the Ecuadorian people. I never saw the Holocaust so close. Standing applause. A tribute to the greatness of the human being
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