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Orthodox Synagogue and Museum, Presov

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The Presov Synagogue

One of the most beautiful old synagogues that I have ever seen is here in Presov. It is in relative... read more

Reviewed 19 June 2018
Brian D
Jerusalem District, Israel
History of jude and architecture

Very nice place of history and cultural events. There are many historical collections of Jewish and... read more

Reviewed 13 February 2017
Presov, Slovakia
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18 Jun 2018
“The Presov Synagogue”
13 Feb 2017
“History of jude and architecture”
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Okruzhna 32, Presov 080 01, Slovakia
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Reviewed 19 June 2018

One of the most beautiful old synagogues that I have ever seen is here in Presov. It is in relative good condition. There is an old Jewish man that lives in Presov that opened the synagogue for us to show us around. Colorful paintings on...More

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Reviewed 13 February 2017

Very nice place of history and cultural events. There are many historical collections of Jewish and Nazi's history.

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Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

The outside of the synagogue doesn't look like much, but the inside is lovely. A great collection, displayed really really well. The open hours are quite limited, something like 11-3 a few days a week.

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Reviewed 3 May 2016

It is a part of history of jewish culture in Presov city. There are many cultural events in this synagogue for example musical concerts etc. I highly recommend to visit it.

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Reviewed 31 July 2015

The staff was helpful b/c I was there to try to find the gravesites of my great grandparents and any other relatives. W/a deposit, I received the keys to the cemetary and went on a search. Afterwards, had a tour of the synagogue. It's wonderful...More

2  Thank Halli M
Reviewed 3 November 2014 via mobile

I've been to this synagogue a long time ago and it was still a less touristic place then, however, I enjoy its original form and warm welcome by an attendant.

1  Thank NYLON_nomad
Reviewed 10 August 2014

In the Jewish religious community in Presov, visitors can see not only the synagogue itself, but also a permanent exhibition Bárkányho collection of Judaica, which is located on the first floor and administrative point of Slovak National Museum, Department of Jewish Culture in Bratislava. The...More

2  Thank saiv77
Reviewed 22 July 2014

a building very close to the city center, almost unnoticeable with rather simple exterior but hides breathtaking, rich hand-painted decorations in a moorish style, similar to spanish synagogue in prague. one look at the pics and we were convinced for a visit! on the second...More

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