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Synagogue Groningen

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Interesting look into the jewish faith and the 2. WW. Guided tours provide at fixed times of the... read more

Reviewed 23 March 2018
Leipzig, Germany
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Beautiful building

A beautiful building. The synagogue itself was visible but not really accessible due to the world... read more

Reviewed 6 December 2017
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23 Mar 2018
5 weeks ago
“Wonderful artifact of the Groningen Jewish community.”
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Folkingestraat 60 | Op de route tussen Centraal Station, Groninger Museum en binnenstad, 9711 JZ Groningen, The Netherlands
+31 50 312 3151
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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We checked out the building as part of the World Press Photojournalism Awards display. The display only utilized 2/3 of the ground floor. The building is a wonderful arabesque synogogue modeled on the Great Synogogue in Berlin. A demonstration of the importance of the Sephardic...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed 11 April 2018

My husband and I loved the Groningen Synagogue. Rich in history, we enjoyed walking through, admiring the building itself and the special exhibit.

Date of experience: April 2018
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Reviewed 23 March 2018 via mobile

Interesting look into the jewish faith and the 2. WW. Guided tours provide at fixed times of the Day. You Can also walk through on your own. Not all displays are in English. 3 € entrance fee.

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 6 December 2017 via mobile

A beautiful building. The synagogue itself was visible but not really accessible due to the world press photos exhibit. This was certainly worth our while.

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 18 June 2017

Quite interesting architectural style with a very serene and warm surrounding. Interior elements of decorations and artifacts are very interesting and intriguing. Definetly a must see while in the Old Town.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed 8 May 2017

We saw this as we were walking by and decide to go in. It was very interesting. I wish we would have been there in time for the tour. It was very interesting. The staff very nice and helpful. We learned some things from reading...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 20 April 2017

I found the synogogue by chance.The interior was quite beautiful and the old photos very interesting. I wish there were more printed information for English speakers

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 5 March 2017

It's nice to visit a synagogue, but I felt that this one is no match for the Jewish museum in Amsterdam or the Sjoel museum in Elburg. The 2 euro entry price reflects this well. Nevertheless there is a highlight here, namely a mikwe that...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Reviewed 13 November 2016

We were lucky enough to coincide with an English tour which was fascinating. Very informative tour guide who knew a huge amount about the history of the Jewish community in Groningen. Highly recommended

Date of experience: November 2016
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Reviewed 4 November 2016

Centraly located on the way from the train station. Friendly reception giving one a good idea of its history

Date of experience: May 2016
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5 July 2018|
Response from Wondermom318 | Reviewed this property |
Yes there is a small fee . I think a few Euro.