Türkischer Tempel

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Türkischer Tempel
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Interior of the Türkischer Tempel in Vienna
Basic information
Location Austria Vienna, Austria
Ecclesiastical or organizational status Destroyed
Architectural description
Architect(s) Hugo von Wiedenfeld
Specifications

The Türkischer Tempel (English: Turkish Temple) was a synagogue in Vienna. It was built specifically for a community of Sephardi Jews, who originally came from Turkey. The synagogue was built in a Turkish, almost Islamic style, with a dome. The building was destroyed during the Reichskristallnacht in 1938.

Literature[edit]

  • Bob Martens, Herbert Peter: "The Destroyed Synagogues of Vienna - Virtual city walks". Vienna: LIT Verlag, 2011.

Coordinates: 48°12′57″N 16°23′02″E / 48.21583°N 16.38389°E / 48.21583; 16.38389