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Szeged Synagogue

Josika utca 10., Szeged 6722, Hungary
+36 62 423 849
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Impressive

One of the largest synagogues I have visited. High charge to get in (1200ft). Inside is very... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Antonyh1952
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Yarm, United Kingdom
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Gorgeous

This is a MUST for visiting Szeged. The Synagogue has beautiful architecture and is photogenic from... read more

Reviewed March 18, 2018
Emeshea P
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Josika utca 10., Szeged 6722, Hungary
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

One of the largest synagogues I have visited. High charge to get in (1200ft). Inside is very ornate... worth a visit

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Reviewed March 18, 2018

This is a MUST for visiting Szeged. The Synagogue has beautiful architecture and is photogenic from all sides. The inside is dazzling with blue and gold everywhere. The motifs are easily recognizable scenes from the Torah and Pentateuch. I could have sat and stared at...More

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Reviewed February 22, 2018

The outside looks impeccable and impressive. Unfortunately, although it was said to be open, the synagogue was locked.

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Reviewed October 11, 2017 via mobile

While in Szeged we had the opportunity to visit this Synagogue. The place is beautifully appointed lots of marble and stained glass. We were told that in its heydays this would seat some 1000 people. This definitely true because this place is huge. Well worth...More

Thank Francis D
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Reviewed August 29, 2017

The building has been beautifully renovated but work continues on exterior landscaping and the interior is off-limits currently (as of 8/29/2017). Might be open mid-Sept, and should be worth getting into.

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Reviewed July 8, 2017 via mobile

It is a must-see. An amazing building with impressive size. It is currently under refurbishment but still well worth a visit. You can attend concerts here too.

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Reviewed June 18, 2017

This huge and beautiful building is now being restored by the Hungarian State and will reopen in August 2017. It is one of the biggest in Mitteleuropa, after that of Budapest and Plzen. Really worth a visit and why not see the remaining beauties of...More

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Reviewed April 26, 2017 via mobile

Szeged synagogue is the first synagogue that I ever visit. Outside there are renovations, but I could enter inside and all was amazing. The tax is cheap.

Thank Dan P
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Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

This time it wasn't possible to enter because there are renovation works in progress, but they should be done by summer, and the building was superb earlier, can only imagine what it'll be after renovations...

Thank Aleksandar S
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Reviewed March 13, 2017

The Szeged synagouge rivals Budapest's Dohanyi synagouge as the country's most beautiful. There is often an enthusiastic member of the congregation onsite to provide insight about the history of the building an the community.

Thank John D
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