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Brodsky Synagogue Kiev

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Brodsky Synagogue Kiev

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Basic Information

Location Shota Rustaveli str. 13 Kiev, Ukraine
Phone number +380-44-2359083
Country Ukraine
City Kiev

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://godaven.com/detail.asp?Id=6303
Geographical Coordinates 50.43858,30.52045


Summary

Brodsky Synagogue is a Moorish-style synagogue is in Kiev, Ukraine.


History and time period

The synagogue was built between 1897 and 1898. A merchant named Lazar Brodsky financed its construction. The synagogue was designed in Moorish style by Georgij Szlejfer. The building was devastated during the Second World War by Nazis and was subsequently used as a puppet theatre for a long period. It was renovated in 2000 and is currently used as a synagogue.


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Ukraine

City

Kiev


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