Special exhibition "Als Fels errichtet, um zu danken" on medieval synagogue architecture.

22.08.2018 10:00 – 17.02.2019 18:00

From 22 August 2018 to 17 February 2019, the Old Synagogue will be showing the special exhibition "Als Fels errichtet, um zu danken" on medieval synagogue architecture.

A part of the west facade of the Old Synagogue with two lancet windows and one large rose window
Image: © Papenfuss - Atelier für Gestaltung
17.02.2019 18:00

Special exhibition "Als Fels errichtet, um zu danken" on medieval synagogue architecture.

Genre Ausstellung
Veranstalter Network "Jewish life in Erfurt"
Veranstaltungsort Old Synagogue, Waagegasse 8, 99084 Erfurt

In the structure of the medieval city, the synagogue was a prominent coordinate. The architectural presence of these buildings and their furnishings vividly reflected the position and living conditions of the Jewish community. The special exhibition is dedicated to the special architecture of the synagogues and their perception as important sacral and social places in the Middle Ages.

Admission: included in admission to the museum (8 €, concessions 5 €)