Old-New Synagogue Prague, Czech Republic

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Dating from 1270, this is Europe's oldest active synagogue. According to legend, angels brought stones from King Solomon's Temple to build the synagogue, and the same angels still protect it.

Quick Facts

Go Historic ID
318859
Names
Old-New Synagogue
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Styles
Street Address
Cervená 2
Location
Coordinates
50.090087° N, 14.418622° E

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References & Resources

  1. Official Website of Old-New Synagogue Official website.

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Old-New Synagogue (Prague, Czech Republic)
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April 11, 2015