Great Synagogue of Florence

The Great Synagogue of Florence or Tempio Maggiore is one of the largest synagogues in South-central Europe, situated in , in Italy. The synagogue of Florence was one of the most important synagogues built in Europe in the age of the Jewish emancipation, reached by the Jewish communities living in the Grand Duchy of Tuscany in 1848.

Notable Places in the Area

The is a prominent art museum located adjacent to the in the Historic Centre of Florence in the region of , Italy. is situated 1 km southwest of Great Synagogue of Florence. Photo: Michelle Maria, CC BY 3.0.

The Basilica di Santa Croce is the principal Franciscan church in , , and a minor basilica of the Roman Catholic Church. is situated 560 metres southwest of Great Synagogue of Florence. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a museum in , . The building was a property owned by the sculptor Michelangelo, which he left to his nephew, Leonardo Buonarroti. is situated 380 metres southwest of Great Synagogue of Florence.

, formally the Cattedrale di Santa Maria del Fiore, is the cathedral of , Italy. is situated 790 metres west of Great Synagogue of Florence. Photo: PetarM, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Localities in the Area

is the capital of the region of in , with a population of about 366,500. Photo: Gary Ashley, CC BY 2.0.

is situated 4 km east of Great Synagogue of Florence. Photo:, Public domain.

is small hilltop locality, now part of , in . is situated 4 km northeast of Great Synagogue of Florence. Photo: Sailko, CC BY 2.5.

Great Synagogue of Florence

43.7727° or 43° 46' 21.8" north
11.2664° or 11° 15' 58.9" east
52 metres (171 feet)
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Also Known As

  • Chinese: 佛罗伦萨大犹太会堂
  • Dutch: Great Synagogue of Florence
  • Egyptian Arabic: كنيس فى فلورنسا الكبير
  • Finnish: Firenzen suuri synagoga
  • Finnish: Tempio Maggiore Israelitico
  • French: Grande Synagogue De Florence
  • French: Grande Synagogue de Florence
  • French: Grande synagogue de Florence
  • French: Grande synagogue de florence
  • German: Große Synagoge von Florenz
  • Hebrew: בית הכנסת הגדול של פירנצה
  • Hebrew: בית הכנסת הספרדי הגדול בפירנצה
  • Italian: Museo ebraico (Firenze)
  • Italian: Sinagoga di Firenze
  • Italian: Tempio israelitico di Firenze
  • Italian: Tempio israelitico maggiore di Firenze
  • Italian: tempio maggiore israelitico di Firenze
  • Polish: Wielka Synagoga we Florencji
  • Russian: Большая синагога Флоренции
  • Serbo-Croatian: Velika sinagoga u Firenci
  • Spanish: Gran Sinagoga de Florencia
  • Turkish: Floransa Büyük Sinagogu
  • Turkish: Floransa büyük sinagogu
  • Tempio Maggiore Israelitico - Sinagoga
  • Tempio maggiore israelitico di Firenze

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