We took the tour which included a guide. Very moving and sad. You can take as long as you want. Just make sure you check times of opening on the website which is listed here. Very informative.
About Great / Central Synagogue (Nagy Zsinagoga)
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The building itself is breathtaking. I found myself standing and just staring at the beauty that surrounded me. The history completely moves me, even though I knew of it before my visit. Words can not express what a visit to the Great Synogue make you...More
huge and impressive, but be prepared because if you want to walk inside you have to pay(and this always sounds so sad to me: places of worship shoud be admission free)
We visited the Synagogue and the Holocaust Memorial at the same time. Both were very interesting and moving. If your shoulders are bare, you will be asked to wear a paper cape during your time in the synagogue - just like in many other places...More
I highly recommend a visit to the Great Synagogue on Dohany Street in Budapest. Constructed in mid-19th Century in the Moorish style, it is the largest synagogue in Europe with seats for 3,000 persons. There is a Jewish cemetery and Holocaust Memorial on the Synagogue...More
Located in heart of downtown Pest. Beautiful tiled building. The Great Synagogue dates back to 1854. 2nd largest synagogue in the world.
This synagogue is the largest in Europe. It is considered a neologic synagogue (similar to conservative) but the men and women are still separated when there are services. The history behind this synagogue and how the Nazis used it will have you amazed. There is...More
This is the biggest Synagogue in Europe and the second largest in the world. It was build between 1854 and 1859. If you walk outside the Synagogue and you look good to the walls, you will notice the damages of bullits and grenades from World...More
Take your first right and enter the doors on the left. There will be a woman there that will check your ticket and point you to the FREE guided tour. Their guides speak several different languages so you can take your pick. They are well...More