We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Sponsored by:
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Sponsored by:
Get directions
Address: Alkbotmany Utca 4, Szentendre, Hungary
Today
11:00 am - 4:00 pm
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Sun - Sat 11:00 am - 4:00 pm

TripAdvisor Reviewer Highlights

Read all 10 reviews
Visitor rating
  • 3
    Excellent
  • 3
    Very good
  • 0
    Average
  • 0
    Poor
  • 0
    Terrible
Little Synagogue with big Heart

We visited this Synagogue meanwhile in Szentendra and it was very touching but at the same moment great to see how a family dispersed all over the world has decided this place... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 18, 2016
Jose E
,
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
via mobile

Similar Things to Do in Szentendre

Add Photo Write a Review

10 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 6: English reviews
Punta Cana, Dominican Republic
Level Contributor
153 reviews
85 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2016 via mobile

We visited this Synagogue meanwhile in Szentendra and it was very touching but at the same moment great to see how a family dispersed all over the world has decided this place will be their Home forever. A mist visit when in town

Helpful?
Thank Jose E
Atlanta, Georgia
Level Contributor
11 reviews
4 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Loved finding this in Szentendre as it made the day trip to that city so much more worthwhile for us. I only wish the caretaker had had the courtesy to get off her phone as it was very disturbing to hear her talking when the sanctuary itself is so small. Maybe the owners can request she be off the phone... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Dorie60898
Kosice, Slovakia
Level Contributor
25 reviews
8 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014 via mobile

A tiny room of worship, this memorial was created and funded by the descendant of the Szántó family. The city of Szentendre had a small Jewish community before ww2, -it even had an elementary shool-. Hardly any of them survived the Holocaust. It is good to see that there is a sign of revival and activity in the Jewish community... More 

Helpful?
2 Thank Jolan B
Guernsey, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
77 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

Szanto Zsinagoga - the world's smallest synagogue. We were on a walk through Szentendre as part of a river cruise and came across this amazing place by accident. It is an beautiful memorial to a family who suffered so much yet wanted to have their story told. The story is told and really made us very sad as we were... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Peter G
Denver, Colorado
Level Contributor
47 reviews
25 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014 via mobile

We took a day trip to Szentendre and visited this synagogue. The lady who oversees it was very eager to give us an explanation. Only problem was she only spoken Hungarian. It is nicr a museum of the Jewish past the area had.

Helpful?
1 Thank edoobs
Phoenix, Arizona
Level Contributor
106 reviews
19 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2013

This Memorial Home is dedicated to the remembrance of the family who created it and some of whom were transported to the death camps in 1944. There are interesting photographs of the family in addition to artifacts. You can sit and read from the prayer books, view the Arc containing two Torahs, one of which is Kosher. A must visit.

Helpful?
2 Thank greyhound85034

Travelers who viewed Szanto Memorial House also viewed

Szentendre, Pest County
Szentendre, Pest County
 

Been to Szanto Memorial House? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing

Questions & Answers

Questions? Get answers from Szanto Memorial House staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do I have to buy a ticket for my infant?
  • How do I get there using public transportation?
  • Is there a restaurant or café onsite?