Jewish Heritage in the Galilee - Western Galilee

The Tunisian Synagogue, Acre 

Type: Jewish Heritage.

Information: Open during the day, throughout the year; accessible for physically challenged visitors.

About the Route: The synagogue, called "Or Torah,” was built in the 1950s by immigrants from Tunisia and is one of the most beautiful synagogues in the world. It features more than 140 spectacular stained-glass windows, as well as colorful mosaic based on stones taken from various regions in Israel, from the Golan Heights in the North, and down to Eilat.

Address: 13 Kaplan St., Acre

In addition: If you are visiting Acre, be sure to take a tour of the Old City. 

Jewish Heritage in the Galilee - Western Galilee

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