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The most beautiful Synagogue of Western Europe

When you are looking for a real stunning experience: visit the Synagogue in Enschede. It's one of... read more

Reviewed 3 days ago
Enschede, The Netherlands

Most synagogues I have seen are either classic buildings or very modern ones. This was built in the... read more

Reviewed 30 December 2018
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“The most beautiful Synagogue of Western Europe”
30 Dec 2018
Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
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Prinsestraat 14, 7513 AL Enschede, The Netherlands
+31 53 432 3479
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Reviewed 3 days ago

When you are looking for a real stunning experience: visit the Synagogue in Enschede. It's one of the nicest spots in the city of Enschede. It tells the story of the Jewish community in Enschede during the last century. The Synagogue is dated from the...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank tvolker
Reviewed 30 December 2018 via mobile

Most synagogues I have seen are either classic buildings or very modern ones. This was built in the 30s and survived basically intact WWII. The architect is de Bazel. The tour (1h15m) was absolutely great.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank garca72
Reviewed 24 June 2018

I was part of a small group that had a guided tour to the synagogue and our guide was excellent and had fascinating stories about the synagogue and its community. The building itself was beautiful, with interesting art deco style detailing.

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank David C
Reviewed 11 July 2017

I went here to see what's inside. Place was very nice with lots of art and history. Not too long of a visit, but still nice to see.

Date of experience: February 2017
Thank Steve D
Reviewed 23 September 2016

Interesting history of the building ánd the jewish population of Enschede and surroundings. Beautiful building as well showed and explained by very dedicated guide.

Date of experience: August 2016
1  Thank JLa54
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Wonderfull buiding, inevitable visit because of the history, very kind guides with their interesting stories.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Edith O
Reviewed 3 March 2016

It does not matter if you are religious or not, if you believe in the evil of men or not. This place is a sad reminder of what happened after WWII in this region of Twente. Before, there were almost all religions living happily, now,...More

Date of experience: October 2015
1  Thank DavidAdvis0
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