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The Great Synagogue

110 Allenby Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
+972 3-560-4905
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Solid

So this is a big squarish building that looks very solid from the outside. Inside it reminded me of... read more

Reviewed 18 May 2017
youke_worldwide
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Singapore
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inspiring

For those looking for Jewish historical roots in the city, the Great Synagogue is a must. It still... read more

Reviewed 29 April 2017
Daniel B
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good23%
  • Average38%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible5%
18 May 2017
“Solid ”
28 Apr 2017
“Perhaps Once”
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110 Allenby Street, Tel Aviv, Israel
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+972 3-560-4905
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

So this is a big squarish building that looks very solid from the outside. Inside it reminded me of a place to worship - They have stained glass windows and places to sit. It's a very calming atmosphere.

Thank youke_worldwide
Reviewed 29 April 2017

For those looking for Jewish historical roots in the city, the Great Synagogue is a must. It still functions for the small, residual observant congregation that still lives in the city limits, but also has the feel of a museum. There is a person at...More

Thank Daniel B
Reviewed 28 April 2017 via mobile

Sorry state of affairs to find the Great Synagogue in the heart of Tel Aviv in such neglect. It should shine, but instead looks like an impenetrable dirty fortress. Could be something, and clearly once was. Wish it could be restored.

Thank PlatinumHoney
Reviewed 15 February 2017

Not one of the best attraction in Tel Aviv, but proximity of the the most important boulevard should have been attracted tourists in the area.

Thank SakinTravel
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

You cannot miss it on Allenby, being a former white, now quite dirty walled block. As a key religious monument, I find it interesting, but not from a sightseeing perspective. It is empty, as synagogues are and needs cleaning on the outside. Good place to...More

Thank Matyas L
Reviewed 23 June 2016

The Great Synagogue of Tel Aviv is immense. Perhaps one of the greatest of Israel. The architecture is a mix of modern, Bauhaus and Art Deco. Exterior view, it seems simple and austere, once inside you will have a feeling appeasement. I suggest you come...More

1  Thank Ontheroadwithlara
Reviewed 23 April 2016 via mobile

Stumbled upon this place in downtown tel aviv one evening and went in for a quick visit. It's just a regular mosque so I wouldn't go way out of my way to visit. But if you are in the area why not drop by? Kippots...More

2  Thank chengbo
Reviewed 7 February 2016

Mazel tov you're in holy land! Your welcome to stop by and even join a prayer inside this magical place, a large grey building on Har sinai st. (by Allenby st.) and has a pretty cool interior design. Jewish people come to synagogue at friday...More

Thank Ella C
Reviewed 4 January 2016

Perhaps my expectations were were low after reading the old reviews but I wanted to visit a synagogue and this was in the vicinity. It was eerie empty but really big. So you can spend some quiet moments if that is what you look for.

Thank 1place1dream
Reviewed 26 October 2015 via mobile

It is Worth the ten minute visit but you won't need long. Neglected building but part of a very important history in Tel Aviv. It is very near independence hall do perfect to do while waiting for the tour to begin. You must wear head...More

Thank Jeff L
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