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The Great Synagogue is a large heritage-listed synagogue located at 187a Elizabeth Street in the Sydney central business district, in the City of Sydney local government area of New South Wales, Australia. Sited opposite Hyde Park, the synagogue extends to Castlereagh Street. It was designed by Thomas Rowe and built from 1874 to 1878, with stonework by Aaron Loveridge. The synagogue was added to the New South Wales State Heritage Register on 10 September 2004. The building is also listed on the (now defunct) Register of the National Estate.
Great Synagogue Reviews
If you happen to be in the neighborhood on a day when they are giving tours (thursdays a noon, first and third tuesday of the month at noon), it is worth stepping into this beautiful and historic... more »
Enjoyed seeing the inside of the synagogue and learning about the growth of the jewish community. The film was good in parts and explained Judaism for those who knew little about it. However after an.... more »
If you ever get to visit.. please do. Fantastic house of worship
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