Maghen Abraham Synagogue

The Maghen Abraham Synagogue is one of the main synagogues in . Located in the Jewish district of in , the synagogue was destroyed during the Lebanese Civil War.

Landmarks in the Area

Archaeological site
The hippodrome of Berytus was a circus in the Roman colony of Berytus.

The National Evangelical Church of Beirut is the first native Arabic Protestant congregation in the . is situated 320 meters south of Maghen Abraham Synagogue. Photo: Elie plus, CC0.

Office building
The Parliament of Lebanon is the national parliament of . is situated 350 meters east of Maghen Abraham Synagogue. Photo: Heretiq, CC BY-SA 2.5.

Government office
The United Nations Economic and Social Commission for West Asia is one of five regional commissions under the jurisdiction of the United Nations Economic and Social Council. is situated 360 meters southeast of Maghen Abraham Synagogue.

Localities in the Area

Wadi Abu Jamil, located in , is the former Jewish quarter in , . Photo: NYC2TLV, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Bab Idriss Square is a square in downtown , .

Ras Beirut is an upscale residential neighborhood of . is situated 2½ km west of Maghen Abraham Synagogue.

Mar Elias was a Palestinian refugee camp in the southwestern part of , Lebanon. is situated 2½ km southwest of Maghen Abraham Synagogue.

Maghen Abraham Synagogue

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