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Temple Emanu-El

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Spectacular Synagogue

This is a spectacular synagogue on Fifth Av. at Sixty-fifth Street. Definitely worth a visit. Also... read more

Reviewed 1 December 2018
Tel Aviv, Israel
Beautiful synagogue open to the public for free for self-guided tours

The Temple is open to the public for free from 10 am until 4:30 pm Sunday through Thursday (except... read more

Reviewed 17 October 2018
Alexis B
Nashville, Tennessee
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Founded in 1845, this is the oldest reform congregation in New York City and one of the world's largest Jewish houses of worship, which features striking architecture, beautiful mosaics and stained-glass windows.
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1 W 65th St, At Fifth Ave., New York City, NY 10023-6601
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Reviewed 1 December 2018

This is a spectacular synagogue on Fifth Av. at Sixty-fifth Street. Definitely worth a visit. Also Friday evening prayers are very beautiful.. highly recommended!

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 17 October 2018

The Temple is open to the public for free from 10 am until 4:30 pm Sunday through Thursday (except on Jewish holidays) for self-guided tours of the sanctuary. There is also a small museum that features historical objects and art installations relating to Judaism. We...More

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Alexis B
Reviewed 29 September 2018 via mobile

Spectacular Temple!! Almost missed it because the entrance is not on 5th avenue. Definitely worth a visit even though you have a limited viewing area.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank jocelynd102
Reviewed 11 May 2018

New York's magnificent Temple Emanuel on Fifth Avenue at Sixty-fifth Street is the second largest synagogue in the world (after the one in Budapest). The landmarked building dates to the late 1920’s and is built in the Romanesque style of architecture but has some ancient...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Reviewed 9 January 2018

We attended a wedding last weekend at Temple Emanu-El. Both the service and the reception were held here. This was ABSOLUTELY first class. The food was amazing, especially for a catering hall. The Temple was very NEW, Bright, and BEAUTIFULLY built. The stained glass windows...More

Date of experience: January 2018
1  Thank 3AndrewR
Reviewed 23 October 2017 via mobile

I found out about the Emanu-El while going through my pictures. And it was a good read that it was third biggest Jewish congregation in the NYC. The architectural of the building is beautiful and I seen picture inside through the web and it is...More

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank anthonylE4654GI
Reviewed 16 October 2017

Very interesting tour of the main temple and the adjoining smaller temple with beautiful original Tiffany windows. The main temple is breathtaking with beautiful mosaics and gorgeous coloured marble pillars. Holds over 2500 people and is magnificent

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Teenzone
Reviewed 4 October 2017

This temple is beautiful on the outside and inside. The colorful mosaics are something to see, my regret is that I didn't have a better camera to get good photos of all the wonderful detail. Be sure to get on a tour to learn more...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank 1AnnieEliza
Reviewed 24 July 2017 via mobile

This is one of New York's premier temples. There is a beautiful main sanctuary and a smaller secondary chapel .

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank NCR_12
Reviewed 28 June 2017 via mobile

This temple is beautiful, honestly one of the most incredible religious houses I have in a very long time. To describe it is hard as it's architecture is so unique. It was easy to have a look around and the guards were really helpful. On...More

Date of experience: June 2017
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