Obj. ID: 1653
Jewish Architecture Great Synagogue in Fălticeni, Romania
The Great Synagogue in Fălticeni is a monumental construction with area of about 600 square meters. The synagogue was built in 1868 according to the date on the Torah Ark. The walls of the synagogue dissected by pilasters and decorated by cornice. The entrance to the synagogue on the north side artistically elaborated. A balcony situated above the entrance. The west wall of the synagogue adorned with a large balcony. The place of Torah Ark on the eastern wall pointed by round window. The synagogue is decorated with large semi-circular windows.
For the interior of the main prayer hall see:
For the interior of the small prayer hall see:
Streja A., and Schwarz L., The Synagogue in Romania, (The Hasefer Publishing House), 2009, p.120-122;
Khaimovich, Boris, The Work of Our Hands to Glorify: Murals of Beit Tfilah Benymin Synagogue in Chernovits (Kiev: Spirit and Letter, 2008), p. 112-113.