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Main Synagogue

C/Marlet, 5, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
+34 933 17 07 90
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C/Marlet, 5, 08002 Barcelona, Spain
Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

a tiny, hidden almost nothing space gives the visitor a reat inside view of how a group of people were oppressed for their beliefs. It makes you think about yourself and how you treat others who seem different from you. It still exists all over...More

Thank Steve S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unfortunately the synagogue was closed when we arrived on Sunday at about 4pm. By luck we went around the building and found a small museum. Watched a short film for about 5 mins which was interesting. There used to be 6 synagogues in Barcelona. The...More

1  Thank Rhinos007
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This was a very small temple in the middle of the Jewish Quarter of Barcelona. We made a small donation and sat for a 10-15 lecture on the history of the Jewish people in Barcelona which was very interesting.There was a small gift shop as...More

Thank bostonfamilydoc
Reviewed 17 August 2017 via mobile

We found the synagogue down a small street in the old gothic quarter of town. A donation of €3.50 is expected to help with the upkeep. The talk was about 10 minutes and very interesting to hear about the Jewish history of Barca, even with...More

Thank helenoglesby
Reviewed 29 July 2017 via mobile

Highly recommended so much history in so many centuries !!! You can see one of the first Jewish community histories of Europe! Elightening!

Thank GGMM M
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

For us it was a must see so we went out of our way to try and find this tiny spot. It was funny to us when we entered this small doorway to be greeted by two young ladies who sold us on the tour...More

Thank robin136
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

Fascinating and important part of the Barcelona and Spain jewish community! Worth a visit! Take a tour, it takes you 5 minutes, and go straight to the Chabad center, where you can get a virtual reality tour, and see how was the jewish quarter on...More

Thank Bruno Luis W
Reviewed 19 July 2017 via mobile

Go back in time and enjoy the splendor and magic of this ancient Jewish sight in Barcelona's old Jewish quarter. Dating back to the 1300s it's a special place to visit. The tour is short (15-20 Minutes) and the synagogue is small but you can...More

Thank Mike1indy
Reviewed 28 June 2017

We like to learn about the Jewish history of places we travel. We made the requested 3.5 Euro per person donation and received a 10 minute history of Jews in Barcelona, in general, and of the Synagogue, in particular. Quite fortunate that the benefactor was...More

Thank David94070
Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

Probably the oldest Synagogue in Europe, the tiny space (barely room for 20 people) is steeped in the troubled history of the Medieval Jewish community of Barcelona. The little, basement room is no longer used for worship, but volunteers welcome visitors and, for a few...More

1  Thank Howi58
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Barrio Gotico (Barri Gotic)
With its iconic, old-Europe streets and alleys, this
picturesque neighbourhood is the very heart of
Barcelona. It blends historic artifacts from its days
under Roman dominion up through the Spanish Civil War
with a vibrant modern-day culture of artisan shops and
authentic culinary experiences. Avid explorers will be
thrilled to discover quaint terraces and plazas
brought to life by the many small bars and local
...More
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mollyshark
17 March 2017|
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Response from c_wicks234 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, several visitors were taking photos. The staff were also very helpful.
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SHC220
6 September 2015|
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Response from sara v | Reviewed this property |
Im sorry I dont recall. We used Waze to get there. Its not too hard as the area isnt huge. Enjoy it's real fun. Just make sure they are open. Check online.
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