Jewish Heritage Europe

Jewish heritage sites in Budapest’s Museum Night

June 22, 2024 @ 21:45 – June 23, 2024 @ 01:00
Several synagogues in Budapest
Jewish heritage sites in Budapest's Museum Night @ Several synagogues in Budapest

In the context of Museum Night in Budapest, several synagogues and other Jewish heritage sites will be open to tourists, offering a variety of programs.

There will be events at the Hungarian Jewish Museum and Archives, the Dohány Street Synagogue complex and square outside, and the Rumbach Synagogue. Programs will start at 9:50 PM with the Havdalah celebration at the Dohány Street Synagogue. There will be guided tours, talks, exhibits and a big outdoor concert — Shalom Jerusalem — in the square outside the synagogue.

At the Rumbach Street Synagogue there will be “musical walks”  from the synagogue courtyard to the rabbi’s residence, accompanied by classical music and accordion.

There will also be various events at the EMIH (Chabad)  Synagogues in Óbuda,  Ujbuda, and Vasvari Pal st; the  Zsilip Jewish center, the Budavar synagogue, and the Jewish Prayer House in Szentendre.

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