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Synagogue of Bienne

Synagogue of Bienne

Rüschlistrasse 3, 2502 Bienne, Switzerland

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Synagogue of Bienne

Rüschlistrasse 3 , 2502 Bienne

Description historique

Biel / Bienne

It was the clock-making industry that attracted Alsatian Jews to the Jura beginning in 1835. They opened their Moorish synagogue in 1884. Its most recent interior renovation, in 1995, stressed the contrast between sober walls and the twelve multicolored ... Read more