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Great Choral Synagogue Memorial, Riga

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  • I made a point to visit because two friends who live on 2 different continents had family who came from the Jewish community in Riga. It is a short walk from the market in the Zeppelin hangers ... The...  more »
  • This is a sight every Jewish tourist to Riga should visit. It brings to life the horrors of the war and also serves as a fitting tribute to those who lost their lives here. Along with the nearby Riga ...  more »
  • This Memorial is located at the place where before was great choral synagogue, burned by the Nazis in 1941, with the 500 Jews inside the building. The only remaining building reminiscent of the ruins, which can resemble and feel its energy. The Memorial itself is a falling anvil which hold plate with names of dead Jews. Place an unpopular among tourists. Besides me there's no one there. Maybe just a few people know about this historic monument or inexplicably excludes it from the list of places that are required to attend. But I advise!
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