The Trenčín Synagogue is a building in the city of Trenčín in Slovakia.To visit Synagogue on your holiday in Trencin, and find out what else Trencin has to offer, use our Trencin.
The Jewish population of the city was around 2000 members. In 1913, the Jewish community built the building on the site of a previous wooden synagogue from 1781.
In 1941, it was damaged by the Slovak Hlinka Guard.
After the war, the building became property of the state and was used as a storage facility. Jews from the city prayed in a room nearby. It was renovated at the end of the 70's and is now a cultural center.
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The Synagogue was closed when I visited. I read that it's only opened at restrictive times. From the outside,it looked badly in need of some TLC. I also looked through one of the windows and it... more »
Went here and it was shut. Not sure why... Building looks OK from the outside... Not sure of inside. Bit concrety for my liking. more »
Unfortunately I didn't get to look inside, but the architecture is beautiful.
Nice to see historic building but sad to find out it is close and changed to be a gallery
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