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Sady PEtatricatniku 35/11, Pilsen 301 24, Czech Republic
+420 377 235 749
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Absolutely stunning to look at. I did not enter the synagogue but I viewed it from across the road and also from atop the St. Bartholomew Cathedral. Very impressed by it, indeed.

Thank IrishAaronDolan
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were told that this was the largest synagogue in Eastern Europe. It is beautiful on the outside and is spectacular at night when you are looking from the main square down the street. Sadly, the note on the four said it was closed from...More

Thank IndySig
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you’re on a walking tour around the Pilsen center you should pass by the synagogue. It’s great to see! If you’re lucky you can go inside as well.

Thank joehiroth
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The building alone was very impressive. The historical exhibits related to the history of the Jewish community in Plzen makes it quite interesting and special.

Thank Progenitor
Reviewed October 11, 2018

Having visited the Stara Synagoga in Krakow on at least a couple of occasions, I was well primed to visit West Bohemia's pride and joy. The Great Synagogue did not disappoint. It has been a focal point of Jewish life in Central Europe for several...More

Thank Perry B
Reviewed September 8, 2018

We got one day trip to Pilsen, a small city in Czech Republic to take the Pilsner Urquell Brewery tour, and after the tour we took sometime to visit the city, including the Great Synagogue. According Wikipedia, the synagogue is the second largest in Europe...More

Thank discoveringdest
Reviewed September 6, 2018

Tickets are pretty cheap and the synagogue is really interesting. All the pics on the walls and the history that they show is worth seeing.

Thank Justyna A
Reviewed August 3, 2018 via mobile

The synagogue itself is stunning, there are photographs on the walls with descriptions, paid to get in but not expensive

Thank Miška V
Reviewed July 26, 2018 via mobile

The synagogue itself is wonderful, I haven't seen one that big before. Unfortunately, the whole image was a bit worsened because of the very unfriendly lady at the reception/desk.

Thank Paula G
Reviewed July 10, 2018

Hämmästyttävän suuri, kun aiemmin nähnyt vain pieniä synagoogia. Ei erikoisen näyttävä, mutta koollaan vaikuttava. Amazing, how big it is. Before seen only small synagogues. Not very adorable, but the size is amusing.

Thank AnssiVee
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