Jewish Sights (by car)
"Jewish symbol, Synagogue in Moscow"
Moving excursion uncovering the Jewish synagogues of Moscow
Moscow is home to the largest Jewish community in Russia, estimated at about 250,000 people.
The tour begins with a meeting with your guide, who starts the tour by telling you all about the Jewish community in Russia before guiding you along through Moscow synagogues, kosher restaurants, schools, cultural centres and Jewish museums to explore this incredible culture and life of the Russian Jews.
Amongst this six synagogues is the Old Choral Synagogue, the oldest in Moscow and one of the most beautiful in architecture and detail. This lies not far from the historic Red Square, right in the centre of the city.
This unique tour gives you just a little of the experience of the Jewish religion within Russia and the exquisite architecture and culture that goes with it.
Location: Russia, Moscow
Category: Culture and History
Duration: 4 hours
Restrictions: Unavailable on a Thursday.