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Synagogue in Târgovişte
Object Detail

Building Date
1905-1912

Synagogue active dates

Reconstruction Dates
2010?

Architect/ Maker
Unknown (Unknown)

Community

Location
Romania | Wallachia | Dâmbovița județ | Târgovişte
| 37 Grigore Alexandrescu St.

Material/Technique

Construction Material
Brick

Summary and Remarks

The Jewish community of Târgoviște was a relatively small one, numbering 551 in 1930. 75% of Jews fled the town in 1940-1941 and did not come back after the war.[1]


[1] Pinkas ha-kehilot: Romaniyah, vol. 1 (Jerusalem: Yad Vashem, 1970), 124–25.


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History/Provenance

Condition

Present Usage
Cultural center

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

https://www.facebook.com/pages/Sinagoga-T%C3%A2rgovi%C8%99te/379911115535803

http://discovertargoviste.es/en/p/iglesias-de-siglos-xix-–-xx/la-sinagoga-de-târgovişte/28

Ghid turistic Sinagoga. Târgovişte: Municipul Târgovişte, 2014.


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Photographer
Photograph Date
9.2019

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