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Grande Synagogue, Lyon

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Located by the Saône River in the 2nd arrondissement, the Grande Synagogue of Lyon was built in 1864 on the site of a former salt storehouse.

The harmonious architecture of the Grand Synagogue has preserved the soul of traditional synagogues while adapting to the current western architectural style at the time of its construction.

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Site Information
Names:Grande Synagogue; Grande Synagogue, Lyon
Visitor and Contact Information
Location:Lyon, France
Coordinates:45.757040° N, 4.827810° E  (view on Google Maps)
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Note: This information was accurate when first published and we do our best to keep it updated, but details such as opening hours can change without notice. To avoid disappointment, please check with the site directly before making a special trip.

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Title:Grande Synagogue, Lyon
Author:Holly Hayes
Last updated:10/25/2009
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