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One of the Most Beautiful Synagogues I have ever seen

The Szeged Synagogue was built in 1903 and is one of the most beautiful synagogues I have ever... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
8alanz
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It matters not what religion you are but this place is marvelous. The building is grand and one can... read more

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Szeged Synagogue was built in 1903 and is one of the most beautiful synagogues I have ever seen! Szeged considered itself to be the center of Hungary neologism movement. The Synagogue is an amazingly grand building. It was simply breathtaking. It is a must...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It matters not what religion you are but this place is marvelous. The building is grand and one can only imagine how marvelous this place was when constructed in 1902. If you appreciate architecture and history this place is a must see

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Szeged Synogogue had the most impressive interior. It was the first synogogue I had went inside of and was surprised at the contrast between the spectacular interior and the rather plain looking exterior.

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Reviewed 5 June 2018 via mobile

One of the largest synagogues I have visited. High charge to get in (1200ft). Inside is very ornate... worth a visit

Thank Antonyh1952
Reviewed 18 March 2018

This is a MUST for visiting Szeged. The Synagogue has beautiful architecture and is photogenic from all sides. The inside is dazzling with blue and gold everywhere. The motifs are easily recognizable scenes from the Torah and Pentateuch. I could have sat and stared at...More

Thank Emeshenaenae
Reviewed 22 February 2018

The outside looks impeccable and impressive. Unfortunately, although it was said to be open, the synagogue was locked.

Thank miroslav65
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

While in Szeged we had the opportunity to visit this Synagogue. The place is beautifully appointed lots of marble and stained glass. We were told that in its heydays this would seat some 1000 people. This definitely true because this place is huge. Well worth...More

Thank Francis D
Reviewed 29 August 2017

The building has been beautifully renovated but work continues on exterior landscaping and the interior is off-limits currently (as of 8/29/2017). Might be open mid-Sept, and should be worth getting into.

Thank artchix17
Reviewed 8 July 2017 via mobile

It is a must-see. An amazing building with impressive size. It is currently under refurbishment but still well worth a visit. You can attend concerts here too.

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Reviewed 18 June 2017

This huge and beautiful building is now being restored by the Hungarian State and will reopen in August 2017. It is one of the biggest in Mitteleuropa, after that of Budapest and Plzen. Really worth a visit and why not see the remaining beauties of...More

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