Gori Synagogue

Synagogue
SITE OVERVIEW

The synagogue, located in Gori, Kasteli Street, which was opened in 1936, is one of the distinctive ones out of every Jewish shrine in Georgia. The material which was used for its construction is brick. The building date of this synagogue is very important because this was the time when the synagogues in the Soviet Union were being destroyed, but in Gori, in the hometown of Stalin, the building was being constructed. In 1996 the city celebrated its 60 years anniversary.

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