Greece / Thessaloníki

Monastirioton Synagogue of Thessaloníki

Monastirioton Synagogue of Thessaloníki

Syngrou 35, 54630 Salonique

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Monastirioton Synagogue of Thessaloníki

Syngrou 35, 54630 Thessaloníki

Description historique

Thessaloníki

When David Ben Gurion moved to Thessaloníki to learn Turkish in 1910, he was surprised to discover a city like none found in “Eretz Israel”: The Shabbat marked the day of rest here, and even the dockworkers were Jewish. He was advised not to admit he ... Read more