Ben Ezra Synagogue, Cairo

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Originally a church, this synagogue in Coptic Cairo was sold to Jews in 882. It was frequented by Maimonides and became a place of pilgrimage.

Go Historic ID
318744
Short URL
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Names
Ben Ezra Synagogue
Address

Cairo, Egypt
Location
Coordinates
30.005318° N, 31.229861° E
Date Published
October 8, 2013
Last Updated
April 11, 2015