Rue de la Synagogue

One of the benefits of living in Geneva is walking by this beauty every day.

Beth Yaakov Synagogue

Beth Yaakov Synagogue in Geneva

The Beth Yaakov Synagogue, also known as the Grande Synagogue, is a registered historic monument in Switzerland thanks to its beautiful architecture. The synagogue is designed by Jean Henri Bachofen in a Byzantine-Moorish style and built between 1858 and 1859. Before that, non-Protestant buildings were not allowed within city limits. Glad they changed their mind on that one!


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