“Yukhari Mahalla” Lower Quarter Synagogue

Synagogue
SITE OVERVIEW
Located in Qudrat Aghakishiyev street, the Lower Quarter of Synagogue was built in 1849 and was the first synagogue in Oghuz.
GENERAL
The synagogue was used as a tobacco and furniture warehouse during the Soviet era. The building was repaired by the local Jewish population of Oghuz in 1992-1994. The wood columns holding the building still remain.