Rezekne Green Synagogue is the oldest wooden building in the city (1845) and the only one of 11 synagogues that has survived up to the present time.
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  2. Rēzekne district, Krāslavas iela 5, Rēzekne, LV-4601
  3. +37126615683
  4. zalasinagoga@inbox.lv
  5. http://www.sinagoga.lv
  6. Working hours*:
    Wednesday
    10:00 - 15:00
    Saturday
    10:00 - 15:00
  7. * - opening and closing times as well as entrance prices, are subject to alterations without notice. Visitors are advised to check before visiting.
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 In 2016, the Green Synagogue was carefully reconstructed and now offers everyone to explore its unique setting. The premises of the synagogue also host cultural and educational events – the Museum Night, exhibitions, seminars, demonstrations of documentary films, lectures, meetings, concerts.

Visitors and tourists are invited to see:

  • the digital photography exhibition about the history of the Jewish community of Rezekne;
  • the collection of sacred Jewish objects – ecba, tallit, tfillin, Torah scrolls, prayer books of the 19th century;
  • the documentary about Rezekne’s Jews;
  • a small library of spiritual literature on Jewish history and traditions.
Last Updated: 19 January, 2021
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