This ruined Ashkenazi synagogue was one of the largest buildings in the city until it was destroyed in the war of 1948. It finally reopened in March 2010.

Facts & Stats on Hurva Synagogue

Go Historic ID
318586
Names
Churva Synagogue
Hurva Synagogue
Hurvah Synagogue
Ruins Synagogue
Dates
1700; 1836-56; 2010

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Hurva Square
Jerusalem

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Hurva Synagogue - Jerusalem