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Garnethil Synagogue

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Garnethil Synagogue

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Basic Information

Location 55°52′1.81″N 4°16′3.94″W
Phone number 0141 332 4151
Country Scotland
City Glasgow
Address 129 Hill Street, Garnethill

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://garnethillsynagogue.webs.com/
Geographical Coordinates 55.86736,-4.26774


Summary

Garnethill Synagogue is the historic cathedral synagogue of Scotland. It is located in Garnethill, Glasgow. It was built between 1879 and 1881.

General

The building's exterior is Romanesque revival. The basilica-form, orientalist style interior features Byzantine revival detail. Particularly notable is the splendid Torah Ark.


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