25 Beautiful Synagogues Worldwide

The Eldridge Street Synagogue

Year Built: 1887

Location: New York, NY

Architect: Herter Brothers

The Herter Brothers managed to create a fantasy in blue at the Eldridge Street Synagogue. The blue tinted windows, painted blue domes, and tiled, vaulted ceiling create a space which shimmers with colored light. The overall effect is one of supernaturality.

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