Ben Ezra Synagogue1128 Votes Currently Open
- Address: Cairo, Egypt
- Timings: 10:00 am - 05:00 pm Details
- Phone: +20-022854509
- Time Required: 01:00 Hrs
- Tags: Religious Site, Historical Site, Family And Kids, Synagogue
The synagogue of Ben Ezra is also known as El-Geniza Synagogue or the Synagogue of the Palestinians and is located in the Old Cairo exactly behind the Hanging church. It was originally a Coptic Christian church, sold to the Jews in the ninth century in order to pay the annual tax imposed by the Muslim rulers at the time.
Over the years it became a prime pilgrimage destination, and the most visited Jewish site in Cairo. Many major festival celebrations of Jews take place here. The synagogue is of basilica style and has two floors,one each for men and women.
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How to Reach Ben Ezra Synagogue
- Kasar al Shame Road
- Alexander Hotel
- Mariott Hotel
- Havan Hotel
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15.58% of people who visit Cairo include Ben Ezra Synagogue in their plan
3 PM - 4 PM
49.15% of people start their Ben Ezra Synagogue visit around 3 PM - 4 PM
People usually take around 1 Hr to see Ben Ezra Synagogue
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