Jewish Sites

Jewish Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina | Jevrejski muzej Bosne i Hercegovine | Sarajevo

Explore the rich Jewish heritage of Bosnia and Herzegovina at the Jewish Museum, housed in the historic Old Jewish Synagogue built in 1581. This cultural gem, transformed into a museum in 1966, showcases the enduring legacy of the Jewish community. The first floor highlights influential Jewish figures, while the second floor commemorates the Holocaust with the monumental “Book of Suffering.” Nearby, the New Jewish Synagogue, constructed in 1820, now serves as an art gallery.

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