"Sinagoga" Gorizia Things to Do Tip by Mikebond

Gorizia Things to Do: 19 reviews and 50 photos

by Mikebond
  • synagogue - Gorizia
    by Mikebond
  • synagogue - Gorizia
    by Mikebond

The synagogue was built in 1756 and restored in 1984. It is open to the public, but I didn't visit it. The ground floor hosts the Museo di Gerusalemme sull'Isonzo ("Museum of Jerusalem on the Isonzo"), about the town community and its protagonists. One of them was linguist Graziadio Isaia Ascoli (1829-1907), who invented the names of Tre Venezie ("Three Venices"): Venezia Tridentina (present Trentino), Venezia Euganea (present Veneto) and Venezia Giulia (the provinces of Gorizia and Trieste).

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  • Updated Nov 24, 2005
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