Old Synagogue, Kraków and its collection

Old Synagogue, Kraków
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The Old Synagogue is an orthodox Jewish synagogue in Krakow. It is the oldest existing synagogue in Poland. Various sources mention 1407 and 1492 as the date of construction of the synagogue. The Old Synagogue was rebuilt, expanded and strengthened in 1570. The synagogue was ruined in the Second World War. The Jewish relics and works of art were looted by the Germans. In 1943, 30 Polish hostages were executed at the wall of the House of God. The Old Synagogue was rebuilt between 1956 and 1959 and is now part of the Historical Museum of the city of Krakow.

ENOld Synagogue, Kraków - Historical Museum of Kraków
PLStara Synagoga - Muzeum Historyczne Miasta Krakowa

History & Anthropology  History & Anthropology Religion Religious building

Old Synagogue, Kraków
Szeroka 24
31 053 Kraków

Visitor information Old Synagogue, Kraków

Opening hours

Opening hours:
winter season (November - March)
Monday 10.00-14.00
Tuesday - Sunday 9.00-16.00

Summer season (April - October)
Monday 10.00-14.00
Tuesday - Sunday 9.00-17.00

Admission

ReducedPLN 9.00
FamilyPLN 22.00
Normal ratePLN 11.00

Facilities

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Location & Map

Szeroka 24, Kraków

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