Interior of the Synagogue of Volos

Historical Data:  It was originally built in 1865.  It suffered serious damages during World War II and it was rebuilt in 1945 with contributions from the American Joint Distribution Committee.  The Synagogue was destoryed in 1957 due to an earthquake and it was rebuilt once again in 1960.

Area/Capacity:   150 sq. m./ 250 persons

Actual Condition:  It is maintained by the Jewish Community of Volos and is in very good condition.

Necessary Restoration Works:  None

Estimated Cost:   --

[For information about the Cemetery of Volos, see this page.]
last updated:  5/10/00

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