Old-New Synagogue Prague, Czech Republic 1270
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.
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- Go Historic ID
- Old-New SynagogueAlt-neu SchulStaronovásynagóga
- 50.090087° N, 14.418622° E
- main dates
- 1270 constructed
- Cervená 2
- Official Website of Old-New Synagogue. Web. Official website.