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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 4 weeks ago 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 22 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 13 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

Thank Dan R
Reviewed 4 July 2017

We were so lucky that we were staying around the corner from the synagogue on our visit to Pilsen, otherwise we probably wouldn't have gone. On arrival we thought it looked incredible and resolved to go back the following day. We were so pleased that...More

2  Thank AlexSwallow
Reviewed 2 July 2017 via mobile

You have to pay a little entrance fees but is worth it. From outside not so interesting but inside really amazing artwork when you look up to the doom above. I have took a lot beautiful photos here. And with the tickets you can visit...More

Thank Sam K
Reviewed 24 June 2017 via mobile

My Dad (86) a WW2 survivor and I were denied entrance because the young and arrogant woman at Ticket booth was not able to give change in Euros or Czech krowns or a combination of both nor would she accept Debit / Credit card. Cold...More

1  Thank mribka
Reviewed 1 June 2017

We did not expect such a beautiful and huge synagogue in Plzen; it has a very emotional visit for us.

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