We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Review Highlights
Driving holiday

There is not much of the concept of a Synagogue as it is basically a shell. The building is in very... read more

Reviewed 21 July 2018
Melbourne, Australia
via mobile
"Only a memory now..."

Following our long-standing tradition of visiting the historical remains of the lost Jewish... read more

Reviewed 24 October 2017
Ashkelon, Israel
Read all 93 reviews
All photos (36)
Full view
Traveler Overview
  • Excellent31%
  • Very good41%
  • Average21%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travelers talk about
“worth a visit”(5 reviews)
“ww ii”(2 reviews)
Local Weather
Powered by Weather Underground
Za Soudem 282, Cesky Krumlov 381 01, Czech Republic
+420 605 335 353
Top Selling Tours & Activities in and around Cesky Krumlov
from US$28.60
More Info
from US$126.00
More Info
from US$492.60
More Info
Reviews (93)
Filter reviews
42 results
Traveler rating
Traveler type
Time of year
More languages
Show reviews that mention
All reviews jewish community worth a visit ww ii jews spiro torah display sanctuary worship photographs life memorial pictorial restoration town europe seidel
Updating list...
1 - 10 of 42 reviews
Reviewed 4 October 2018

This building is across the river, away from the historic centre of Cesky Krumlov. It is not usually open, but you are supposed to be able to get the key from the adjacent cafe, when it is open. This part of the town is not...More

Thank roaming_kiwi58
Reviewed 14 September 2018

The synagogue is located outside of the town center on the other side of the river. We walked to it one day but it was not open and so we just walked around it. Not really worth going to in my opinion,

Thank Irene A
Reviewed 21 July 2018 via mobile

There is not much of the concept of a Synagogue as it is basically a shell. The building is in very good condition but not much else. The part worth seeing is the photographic memorial of the families who lived here and were taken. The...More

Thank lonsic
Reviewed 15 June 2018

No one was home so we could not get inside. The cafe was also closed. The Synagogue was a bit hard to find as it is across the river from the main city in a very quiet section of the city..

Thank BostonSkier
Reviewed 24 October 2017

Following our long-standing tradition of visiting the historical remains of the lost Jewish communities of Europe, we naturally sought out this gem of a restored synagogue, located off the beaten path at the top of Latran Street. Built in 1908 with the generous assistance of...More

2  Thank eilonglen
Reviewed 13 October 2017

The Cesky Krumlov Synagogue is not in an ancient building, but it does bear witness to the history of the Jews in Cesky Krumlov. In addition to seeing the interior of the synagogue, we visited the interesting exhibit to the left of the entrance on...More

Thank Sophia K
Reviewed 16 July 2017

Today the synagogue is not any more a place of worship. But it is very nicely shows the life of the Jews before WW II. And by the way - there are no tourists in mass around!

Thank 545medva
Reviewed 12 June 2017

... there are reasons to stop by. First, it's off the main tourist path, so you'll leave some of the crush behind you and see fewer folks with selfie-sticks. Second, the building has been nicely restored. Third, for a time at the end of WWII...More

Thank LMOverby
Reviewed 19 April 2017

Some good historical information in foyer about the Jews in the area during Wirkd War Two. Found it interesting to read also to visit a synagogue as often most towns in Europe it's all about the churches.

Thank Kerrie W
Reviewed 27 October 2016

As are most of the synagogues in the small towns of Europe, this one is no longer a synagogue. It’s a museum. It’s been renovated and apparently completely refurbished, so the building is quite lovely. Unfortunately, there are no Jews left in Karlovy Vary to...More

Thank sssteveg
View more reviews
Nearby HotelsSee all 21 nearby hotels
Gold Hotel
155 reviews
.19 km away
Hotel Ruze
736 reviews
.32 km away
Hotel Mlyn
116 reviews
.35 km away
Hotel Arcadie
47 reviews
.36 km away
Nearby RestaurantsSee all 128 nearby restaurants
Restaurant Konvice
334 reviews
.37 km away
Krcma v Satlavske Ulici
1,327 reviews
.37 km away
IDEAL - Coffee Rostery
43 reviews
.09 km away
Monna Lisa Bar and Gelateria
79 reviews
.34 km away
Nearby AttractionsSee all 145 nearby attractions
Museum Fotoatelier Seidel
156 reviews
.13 km away
Church of St. Vitus
397 reviews
.30 km away
Regional Museum in Cesky Krumlov
105 reviews
.33 km away
MEstsky park
59 reviews
.19 km away
Questions & Answers
Ask a question
5 April 2016|
AnswerShow all 2 answers
Response from MayaBianca54 | Reviewed this property |
Unable to find the hours for the Synagogue at Cesky Krumlov. However, if the Cafe within the building is open, they might assist you. Do keep in mind that Saturdays (Sabbath) are holy days as per Jewish tradition. Tours... More