Lithuania / Kaunas

Synagogue of Kaunas

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Synagogue of Kaunas

E. Ožeškienės g. 13, Kaunas 44254, Lithuania

+370 37 206880

Description historique


Nothing of the Jewish presence in Kaunas remains but the synagogue, whereas before the war there was a yeshiva, a kosher slaughterhouse, and a prison. The birthplace of Emmanuel Levinas, Kaunas was before the Shoah a major center of European Judaism, with a ... Read more