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Great Synagogue

Sady PEtatricatni 35/11, Pilsen 301 24, Czech Republic
+420 377 235 749
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Sady PEtatricatni 35/11, Pilsen 301 24, Czech Republic
+420 377 235 749

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Reviewed 12 October 2017

While staying in Pilsen we also visited the big synagogue.Due to it´s fantastic fassade it cought our attention directly when we passed by. The inside is also very impressive and majestic.As a man you get a one-time kippa for free, you can buy a nice...More

Thank DitaBathory
Reviewed 6 October 2017

We visited this Synagogue once it was on the list of main attractions in Pilsen and have to comment favorably on its exterior which is well maintained though more restoration needs to be carried out in the interior

Thank M4441CUandrew
Reviewed 3 October 2017

One of the five biggest synagogues worldwide. Through the architecture and the state of the building it tells its own story o the Jewish congregation in Plzeň.

Thank h0rstsl
Reviewed 1 October 2017

This huge, very impressive building, although still undergoing restoration, is a wonderful insight into the pre-WW2 Jewish population of Pilsen. Sweeping interior vistas, beautifully decorated, it is a must see if you are interested in the faith of Jewish people in Pilsen. And we were...More

1  Thank Gregory D
Reviewed 25 August 2017 via mobile

Perfect exterior and interior still under small reconstruction. But even our small daughter enjoyed the stay here.

Thank Martin V
Reviewed 14 August 2017

Beautiful Jewish synagogue just near the historic center of Pilsen. You will not be more than a few minutes walk from it as you sightsee. It is definitely worth walking over to if for no other reason than to take pictures from the outside. Absolutely...More

Thank Jason B
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Do not miss this very interesting Jewish synagogue in Pilsen - just few steps from the main St Bartolomeo Square. There are lot of concerts and gigs every month. Very good acoustic.

Thank Miloslav Z
Reviewed 21 July 2017

Very sateen to think 80 years ago it was full of happy people praying. and mad men destroyed a culture

Thank adrianbinke
Reviewed 19 July 2017

One of the big synagogues in Europe. Its sfacade is beautiful aon the wide street, you can see it from far away. It is absolutely one of the main attractions in Plzen. The foto exhibition was only a plus on our visit.

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The Great Synagogue in Plzen built in the last decade of the 19th century according to the plans of architect Rudolph Stech. It could accommodate 2000 men and the balcony women section had a capacity of 800. It's the 3rd largest synagogue building in the...More

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