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Str. Sf. Vineri, Nr. 9, Bucharest, Romania
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The synagogue is very nicely decorsted and offers guidance by a person that will clue you in on the history of Jjews in Romania and the builldling itself the written material can be improved

Thank NAOMI Y
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The visit to the Choral Temple was intended to be the highlight of an organized walking tour that we took. The synagogue itself is amazing and definitely worth visiting. However, the administrator (gabay), who was supposed to provide a history of the synagogue, abused his...More

Thank JoeKemchi
Reviewed 13 August 2018

The Coral temple synagogue has a unique beauty and style the location includes a big synagogues for Shabat sevices and a small one every day prayers, the local Rabbi Shabtai is very pleasant person which lead his comunity

Thank Josephhacohen
Reviewed 8 August 2018

With 10 LEI you can visit the sinagogue and have an explanation of hits history. The guide was speaking a very good English and it was overall interesting. It is not possible to go around, only ground floor accesible.

Thank Valeria P
Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

It is true, other reviewers have the same concerns. The guards at the front are very weary, and perhaps they should be. It seems that anti-semitism is still quite prevalent there. After explaining the purpose of my visit, in broken Romanian, he stated 10LEI to...More

1  Thank Harlan B
Reviewed 16 July 2018 via mobile

The synagogue is well restored and the story of it is interesting but you need to be pretty determined to see it. The guy at the entrance did his best to make us feel unwelcome and disuade us from visiting. Then the security guard ranted...More

Thank PurplegirlEssex
Reviewed 10 July 2018

2 hours of history, architecture, old houses, facts and history of important jewish people living in Romania, a visit to the the jewish museum and the biggest synagogue in Bucharest (The t[Temple) recently renovated ....2 hours are too short and are passing quickly away if...More

Thank Gabriela M
Reviewed 9 July 2018

The Choral Temple is located a few minutes’ walk from the Old Town of Bucharest, and we had no problem finding it. Its web site states that it is open for services on Saturday, when we visited, but it was clearly closed when we got...More

Thank sssteveg
Reviewed 4 July 2018 via mobile

We went to this Synagogue that has a huge Menorah memorial in front of the building. We had to show valid photo ID to gain entry. The building is Moorish in style and is in beautiful condition. On entering the walls and ceiling are brightly...More

1  Thank lonsic
Reviewed 23 June 2018 via mobile

Stunning!! This temple stands apart from the area, which is a beautiful part of the city, but this temple cannot be missed. The craftsmanship, the care, and the colours will leave you in awe.

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