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CANCELLED Secrets of the Synagogue – Building Tour

April 6, 2017 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Museum at Eldridge Street / Eldridge Street Synagogue. Photo from Twilight Tour / After Hours Tour.

CANCELLED Join Museum Deputy Director Amy Stein-Milford for a behind-the-scenes look at our new “Lost Synagogues of Europe” exhibition and an investigation of our own historic house of worship.  What makes a synagogue a synagogue? How did synagogue design change over time and place? What surprising architectural details reveal the hidden history of the 1887 Eldridge Street Synagogue? All will be revealed including numerological significance in the building’s stained glass, secret messages in the building’s painted designs, and religious symbols that recall ancient rites.

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Date:
April 6, 2017
Time:
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Venue

Museum at Eldridge Street
12 Eldridge St.
New York, NY 10002 United States