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Great Synagogue in Bayreuth
Object Detail

Building Date
1759

Synagogue active dates
until 1938, 1945-present

Reconstruction Dates
1964-65, 2012

Architect/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)

Community

Location
Germany | Bayern (Bavaria) | Bayreuth
| Münzgasse 2

Style

Material/Technique

Construction Material
Stone

Summary and Remarks
Synagogue

Suggested Reconsdivuction

History/Provenance

Condition

Present Usage
Synagogue

Present Usage Details

Historical significance: Event/Period

Historical significance: Collective Memory/Folklore

Historical significance: Person

Architectural Significance: Style

Architectural Significance: Artistic Decoration

Urban significance

Significance Rating
3 (National)

Condition of Building Fabric
A (Good)

Bibliography

www.alemannia-judaica.de
Israel Schwierz, Steinerne Zeugnisse jüdischen Lebens in Bayern (München, 1992)
Wolfgang Kraus, Berndt Hamm, Meier Schwarz (Eds.), Mehr als Steine… Synagogen-Gedenkband Bayern (Lindenberg im Allgäu, 2007-2010)

Short Name
Full Name
Volume
Page
Biography

Photographer
Unknown
Photograph Date
2012

Remarks