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A Little Piece of History

While visiting a friend in downtown Kaiserslautern we stopped to see this gem. All that’s left of... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
Jeanb1561
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Newport News, Virginia
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Interesting Artistic Approach

Don't just drive or walk or bike past the ruins... it's more than just rocks! Look in the pedestals... read more

Reviewed 14 March 2017
TravelKitty66871
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Ramstein-Miesenbach, Germany
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Synagogenplatz, 67655 Kaiserslautern, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

While visiting a friend in downtown Kaiserslautern we stopped to see this gem. All that’s left of the synagogue is two pillars. In a parklike setting there are the areas with binoculars type viewing glasses so that when you look through them you can see...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 11 July 2018 via mobile

Seeing the names of some of the Jewish citizens from Kaiserslautern who were killed in the Shoah really brings the story home. Looking through the binoculars that have vivid images of the synagogue from different angles both interior and exterior shots told a story.

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Don't just drive or walk or bike past the ruins... it's more than just rocks! Look in the pedestals and see the ruin for what it was, artistic renditions of what the interior and exteriors actually looked like from their respective angles. And no admission...More

Date of experience: July 2016
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

Driving by you may not realize what the ruins are ... lots of ruins in Germany. But get out and look through the stereoscopes to see what the Synagogue looked like at its height. Kaiserslautern had a sizeable Jewish population before WW2. This Synagogue was...More

Date of experience: July 2016
2  Thank HollyBerryElf
Reviewed 20 March 2016

Saw the one review posted previously and wandered down from my hotel. The marked stone, which can is your marker from the sidewalk, and the prominent partial arch, which can be seen from the street, make this memorial easily found. The names of those killed...More

Date of experience: March 2016
4  Thank JDB1958
Reviewed 6 March 2016

I passed this place many times since I moved to Kaiserslautern, I noticed ruins of a gate, but it didn't attract my interest too much. Only after recommendation by friend of mine I focused more. And I found this place to be very interesting.You can...More

Date of experience: February 2016
4  Thank EvaF2Eva
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