Avignon

Avignon Synagogue

Tourist service in Avignon :

This religious building which was rebuilt in 1846 after a fire bears witness to the centuries-old presence of a Jewish community in Avignon. The former ghetto was located in what is now the upper Balance district. Since 1990, it has been classified as a Historic Monument.
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The current synagogue was rebuilt by the architect Joseph-Auguste Joffroy. The prayer hall consists of a neoclassical rotunda supported by white columns. You will notice the absence of Elijah’s seat, a specific feature of Comtadin synagogues.
Visits by appointment only.

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Equipment

  • Auditorium

Services

  • Tour free of charge
  • Guided tours

Opening

From 01/01 to 31/12 between 9 am and 11 am.
Closed Saturday and Sunday.

Languages spoken

  • English
  • French

Contact

Avignon Synagogue
Synagogue d'Avignon - Synagogue d'Avignon
2 place Jérusalem
84000 Avignon
Tel : View number 04 90 85 21 24
Mobile : View number 06 18 85 67 13
E-Mail : contact@aci-avignon.com
Website : http://www.aci-avignon.com

Coordinates

Longitude: 4.809132
Latitude: 43.948367

Location

Longitude: 4.809132

Latitude: 43.948367