Hurva Synagogue

Synagogue
SITE OVERVIEW

Visit the Hurva Synagogue in Jerusalem, a beacon of Jewish resilience, faith, and culture. Originally built in the 18th century, it has stood the test of time, surviving destruction and rebirth. From witnessing the rare visit of an Ottoman Sultan to serving as a refuge during times of conflict, the synagogue’s history is as rich and fascinating as the architectural beauty it boasts today, thanks to its latest reconstruction in 2010.

Experience the Present and Envision the Future

Today, the Hurva Synagogue is more than just a religious site; it is a testament to the enduring spirit of the Jewish community. It offers daily prayer services, houses special events, and hosts an annual memorial service for fallen Israeli soldiers on Yom HaZikaron. As you explore its intricate details and stunning interior, you will immerse yourself in a journey through Jewish history, culture, and tradition. The Hurva Synagogue is not just a stop on your itinerary, but a doorway into the vibrant world of Judaism in Jerusalem, and a destination that will leave a lasting impact on every visitor.

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