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.

Facts & Stats on Old-New Synagogue

Go Historic ID
318859
Names
Old-New Synagogue
Alt-neu Schul
Staronová
synagóga
Location
Dates
1270

Visitor & Contact Information

Address
Cervená 2
Prague, Czech Republic

Resources for Old-New Synagogue

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

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About This Listing

Last Updated
February 4, 2015
First Published
October 8, 2013
Submitted by
Holly Hayes
Title
Old-New Synagogue - Prague, Czech Republic