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“caretaker” (7 reviews)
Fes, Morocco
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This synagogue is a great place to view what has happened to the Jews in Fes and they had great pictures surrounding each room to see who the important people were of that time. Time for pictures and to donate.

Thank colinbW6984OI
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This restored house of worship was lovingly repurposed over several years. . From the 17 th century was built after the explosion of Sephardic Jews in Spain. Very popular tourist place it has decorations dedicated by worshippers and is one of 18 original synagogues remaining....More

Thank Allan S
Reviewed 7 July 2017

This was one more interesting stop on a fascinating tour of the souk in Fes. Our guide in the synagogue was informative and friendly, like all the people we met in Morocco.

Thank barbizondamazon
Reviewed 30 June 2017

Well-maintained site and remaining vestige of Jewish influence in the community of Fes. Only the Berbers predate the Jews who flourished in Morroco centuries before the Romans and then the Arabs. The houses have European influence and balconies facing the street unlike Muslim quarter where...More

Thank HARRY92264
Reviewed 9 June 2017

The synagogue was small, and a bit out of the way, in the old Jewish quarter. Although we didn't spend too much time here, it was interesting learning about the Jewish history in what is now a predominately Muslim country. It's no longer in use...More

Thank Cristiana H
Reviewed 24 May 2017

A small quiet synagogue in busy Fes. we spent 30 or so minutes visiting. Its so much simpler then the temples in the metropolitan NYC area. We sat for a while just taking it all in. I am glad people are taking the effort to...More

Thank Howierw
Reviewed 4 May 2017

the Jewish synagogue in madina its Site essential for a Jewish to visit to see how they used to pray at the time

1  Thank Itzik L
Reviewed 6 April 2017

Beautiful little synagogue with steps leading down to a ritual bath! Leading down the steps was the old Mikvah pretty much intact.

Thank tammymarty
Reviewed 4 April 2017

It's worth going to have a look at the synagogue and the. Jewish cemetery. A vital part of Moroccan history

Thank 255060Charlie10
Reviewed 15 March 2017

I keep on trying, but have never seen an appealing synagogue, nor visited one where the keepers were friendly. This was sadly no exeption.

Thank Jurgen B
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7 June 2017|
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Response from taliesgrandma | Reviewed this property |
I believe that the synagogue is only open to visitors to see the building. I don't believe that they have services any more.