"The Ceremonial Hall" Jewish Cerimonial Hall Tip by lina112

Jewish Cerimonial Hall, Prague: 2 reviews and 2 photos

  Ceremonial Hall
by lina112

It was built in pseudo-romanesque style in 1911-12 from the design of arcitect J.Gerstl. On the ground fllor and upper floor of the hall is housed the final section of the permanent exhibition ?Jewish Customs and Traditions?. This is devoted to the following themes: illness and medicine in the ghetto, death, Jewish cemeteries in Bohemia and Moravia and the activities of the Prague Burial Society.

Fue construido en estio neorrománico entre 1911-1912 según el pryecto del arquitecto J.Gerstl. En la planta baja y en el primer piso se encuentra la sección final de la exposición ?Tradiciones y Costumbres Judías?. Dedicada a los temas de la enfermedad y la medicina en el ghetto, la muerte, los cementerios judío en Bohemia, Moravia y las actividades de la Sociedad Funeraria.

Address: Josefov
Directions: From Old-Town Square about 5min north-west.
Phone: +420-224 819 456
Website: http://www.jewishmuseum.cz/

Review Helpfulness: 3.5 out of 5 stars

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  • Written Aug 18, 2006
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