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Etz Ahaiym Synagogue

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Basic Information

Location Muallim Naci Cd No:6 Ortaköy/Istanbul
Phone number +90 212 260 1896
Country Turkey
City Istanbul

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Geographical Coordinates 41.04843,29.02596


Summary

The Etz Ahayim Synagogue, also known as the Ortaköy Synagogue, is synagogue located in Ortaköy, Istanbul, Turkey, on the coast near the right leg of Bosphorus Bridge. The synagogue was totally destroyed by fire in 1941 with only the marble Aron Kodesh remaining intact. The synagogue was subsequently rebuilt.


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