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Moscow Choral Synagogue, Russia

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Year: 1891.

The Choral Synagogue in Moscow is also of great interest from an excursion point of view. It was built on Ivanovskaya Gorka in 1891. The official opening of the synagogue took place only in 1906. Lazar Polyakov is the founder of this religious institution. He was Chairman of the Jewish community in Moscow in 1886. He bought a small plot of land at his own expense. Construction of the synagogue began there soon.

Moscow Choral Synagogue, Russia The famous architect Roman Klein took part in the development of the building's design and the formation of its interior design. The Choral Synagogue in Moscow is a major cultural center today. You will spend more than one day studying it. A major renovation of the building began in 2001. Many of the old design elements were recreated during it. In addition to the main prayer hall, the Torah MiTzion educational center is located in the building. An interesting store also works here. You can purchase items Jewish items and books on religious topics here.

The grocery market is open on the second floor of the synagogue on Saturdays. Kosher products are sold on it. A Jewish restaurant was opened in the building not so long ago. It's called "Rimon". One of the latest innovations of the Moscow synagogue was the opening of an entertainment club for the elderly in it. Absolutely everyone can visit this outstanding religious monument today. It is especially interesting to visit the synagogue during major religious holidays. Interesting entertainment events are always held on its territory on such days. To the beginning - Musmeah Yeshua Synagogue

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Useful staff nearby

ATM bankomat: 'Bankomat, Akb Absolyut Bank, Central Administrative Okrug' located in 0.13 km ( check the route on the map).
Car rental office: 'VICTORIA'S CLASSIC CARS, прокатная компания' is located in 0.07 km ( on the map).
Fuel station: 'Rosneft' in 1.12 km
Supermarket: 'Allfoods (vegetables, fruits and other foods)' in 0.2 km
Parking: 'Малый Спасоглинищевский пер., 2с2 Parking' in 0.09 km
Apotheek: 'Old Doctor' in 0.16 km
Police station: 'Центрального АО Отдел материально-технического И Хозяйственного Обеспечения' in 0.4 km
Cafe/restaurant: 'Chinese Pilot Jao Da' in 0.11 km
Railway station: 'Kursk Station, Moscow' in 1.77 km

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St Basil Cathedral
0 km - St Basil Cathedral
A wonderful St. Basil Cathedral has placed at the Red Square in Moscow. It is one of the main religious and architectural landmarks of Russia. This splendid cathedral has been built for 6 years and the first believers visit it in the 1561 year. This cathedral …
Kremlin and Red Square
1 km - Kremlin and Red Square
The Moscow Kremlin and the nearby Red Square are considered to be a single historical object. They are the main historical symbol of the country and its most famous landmark. The construction of the Kremlin took place between 1482 and 1495. The old fortress has 20 …
Hotel Krasnaya Zarya
2 km - Hotel Krasnaya Zarya
There is an interesting hotel "Krasnaya Zarya" ("Red Dawn") in Moscow. It was also opened in an old industrial building of 1885. The “Red October” confectionery factory was located in this building in the past. The boutique hotel is located on Bersenevskaya …
Butyrskaya Prison
4 km - Butyrskaya Prison
There are several historical prisons in Moscow. Butyrskaya prison is considered the most famous of them. Officially, it is called Pre-Trial Detention Center No. 2. The prison building is the most valuable historical and architectural monument for the Russian capital. …
Evolution Tower
5 km - Evolution Tower
In Moscow is an interesting twisted skyscraper - the Tower of Evolution. Its twisting form slightly resembles a structure of a DNA molecule. The total area of ​​the 54-story skyscraper is 154000 square meters. Within its walls are various office buildings, as well …
Friendship Cheese Monument
6 km - Friendship Cheese Monument
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