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Tbilisi Great Synagogue, Tbilisi

#9 of 32 in Historic Sites in Tbilisi
Religious Site · Hidden Gem · Tourist Spot
The Great Synagogue is a synagogue at 45-47 Leselidze Street in Tbilisi in the republic of Georgia.HistoryThe building, also known as the Georgian Synagogue, was built from 1895 to 1903 in an eclectic style by Georgian Jews from Akhaltsikhe who migrated to Tbilisi in the late 19th century, thus the synagogue is also called “synagogue of the people of Akhaltsikhe”.There is also a synagogue in Tbilisi built by the Jews of Tshinvali at 13 Kozhevennyi Tupik Street.
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  • The "Great Synagogue of Tbilisi" was built in the late years of the 19th century and finished in 1904, at the heart of the city's "Old Town". Built with red bricks, in the ecletic style, it will...  more »
  • A very pleasant synagogue dating from around 1900. It is good to see this community surviving in Tbilisi. Just outside the old town.  more »
  • A nice synagogue in the old town;)
  • If you are jewish, there might be a guy that will suggest to show you another synagogue in the area. He asked for 20 laris afterwards)

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