Had a very nice tour at this synagogue. Was a bit scary to be so high up! Beautiful view from the balcony.
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The synagogue with the audio tour was very interesting. The 360 degree views of Jerusalem from the top was beyond words!
In the Jewish quarter of Jerusalem the Hurva Synagogue is in the centre. Up to the 1990'ies the building was almost a ruin (Hurva in Hebrew), but it was rebuilt and is now one of the most beautiful new buildings in Jerusalem. It is in...More
A definite stop when in the Old City of Jerusalem. Spectacular synagogue with beautiful colors and aerial views of Old City, as well as interesting history.
The Hurva Synagogue is a restored Synagogue in the Jewish Quarter of the Old City. For a nominal fee you can see the inside of the building and take the elevator to an observation circle overlooking the interior, and well as great views outside of...More
Only took about 20 minutes to see the synagogue with audio guide included. Great view from roof of the Jewish quarter. New and modern synagogue. Not sure if I would pay for this site though if not included in the "nine attractions for 100 NIS"...More
I was a student in Jerusalem in the 1990s and remember when this building really was a ruin (which is what Hurva means in Hebrew). It has been magnificently restored. The place has a spiritual aura to it that you cannot help but feel. The...More
The architect and his team rebuilt this piece of history based on extensive research and successfully resurrected a magnificent house of worship. A must for all tourist. Huge amount to explore in the surrounding areas. Always a fun and meaningful experience. Lots of great eateries...More