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Ashmeleon Museum

Practical info

Type of location: Museum

Ashmeleon Museum

Beaumont St, Oxford OX1 2PH, Great Britain

+44 1865 278000


Historical description


Oxford’s oldest synagogue was transformed into a tavern, then incorporated into one of the university’s oldest colleges, Christchurch. There is, however, a new synagogue. It was built in 1974 on the site of an older one from 1880, of which only a wall ... Read more