Neve Shalom Synagogue is Kuledibi district in Beyoglu. The Neve Salom (the Peace Oasis or Valley of Peace) Synagogue was built by renovating the gymnasium of a jewish elementary school. The gymnasium was converted to a synagogue in 1938. Bu it couldn't be used because of a lack permisson.
It is most striking attractions are the dome which holds an eight ton chandelier, the stained glass windows which were imported from England and marble sections. Neve Shalom Synagogue was renovated and opened in 1987.
|Address||Bereketzade Mh., Büyük Hendek Cd No:61, Beyoglu, Istanbul|
|Fast Facts||You can visit the synagogues only by prior reservation via the offices of the Chief Rabbinate (0 212 293 87 94). You should make reservations during office hours (Mon-Thu: 9:30-17:00; Fri.: 9:30-13:00) and at the least 24 hours before your planned visit. Make sure to have the passport numbers of the people planning to attend the visit and their full names at hand while making the reservation. Also, carry your passport with you for security checks during your visits to all synagogues.|