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Beautiful

Walked past the synagogue. Saw there was a light on and rang the bell but no one answer. Wish we... read more

Reviewed December 28, 2016
Rachael2400
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New York City, New York
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Great Building, Wish it was Open

This beautiful synagogue is free to the public but only viewable from outside the day we were... read more

Reviewed July 27, 2016
600michael
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Myrtle Beach, South Carolina
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4 weeks ago
“You must register in advance to attend services; it's not a case of rudeness”
Sep 22, 2017
“Closed to the public including to non-Belgium Jews. Rude and arrogant security guard...”
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Security is very high at this synagogue with four soldiers with machine guns stationed outside (maybe there are more inside). Unless you submit your ID in advance, you are not allowed to just waltz in on a Friday night or Saturday morning for services, unfortunately....More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed September 22, 2017

I am a 59 year old high school teacher. During my short visit to Brussels, I made my morning plans to include two hours for this synagogue, which I had been looking forward to visit. As I tried to ring the door bell on the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
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Reviewed August 28, 2017 via mobile

Came to visit the synagog on a Shabbat morning to watch the prair. The cocky and arrogent pathetic excuse of a security guy was extremly rude and did not let a Jewish family with two kids to enter, on grouds of "security" reasons as he...More

Date of experience: August 2017
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Reviewed December 28, 2016 via mobile

Walked past the synagogue. Saw there was a light on and rang the bell but no one answer. Wish we could have seen the interior of the synagogue בית תפילה.

Date of experience: December 2016
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Reviewed July 27, 2016 via mobile

This beautiful synagogue is free to the public but only viewable from outside the day we were there. Brussels has numerous reminders of how Europe has been supportive of diversity and inclusion throughout the most tumultuous times in history. A wonderful reminder in uncertain times.

Date of experience: July 2016
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