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Monumental building but mostly closed

The building itself is great, but it was open only 9-12. Also, relatively weird was when I rang the... read more

Reviewed 4 November 2016
marijansesvete
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Zagreb, Croatia
the symbol of a long and important history

the synagoge of Modena, located on a square that was once upon a time the ghetto area, is an... read more

Reviewed 28 May 2016
r0landbrunner
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Zurich, Switzerland
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“Beautiful inside ”
21 Jun 2018
“Closed ”
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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

This great religious building is usually closed so you need to find the keeper and ask to open it for you because inside is so amazing and beautifully serene. One of the best moments in Modena

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 22 June 2018 via mobile

The Synagogue was closed and we have been told that the tour should have been pre-arranged. My husband decided to ring the bell, which was not a good idea, in my opinion, but he did it anyways and, as expected, no one responded. The exterior...More

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Noraatc
Reviewed 20 June 2017

I had several hours till my train left Modena and walked outside the station to find out a Synagogue was a couple of blocks away, walked there and was amazed at the size of the Synagogue for such a small town. Rang the bell but...More

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Joseph D
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The building itself is great, but it was open only 9-12. Also, relatively weird was when I rang the bell, the guy came to me from the square - he was there all the time and said the building is closed.

Date of experience: October 2016
1  Thank marijansesvete
Reviewed 28 May 2016

the synagoge of Modena, located on a square that was once upon a time the ghetto area, is an impressive and important symbol for the past glory of the jewish community in Modena.

Date of experience: May 2016
2  Thank r0landbrunner
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