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Plum Street Temple

726 Plum St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2358
+1 513-793-2556
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Amazing historical building

We are members of this temple and went to hear the Rabbi tell us a brief version of the history of... read more

Reviewed 11 March 2017
TripPhotographer52
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Ohio
Architecture

I took a tour of the building i thought when i walked into the main room it was breath taking if... read more

Reviewed 30 November 2016
hartzell12
,
Connersville, Indiana
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  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
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LOCATION
726 Plum St, Cincinnati, OH 45202-2358
Central Business District
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+1 513-793-2556
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Reviewed 11 March 2017

We are members of this temple and went to hear the Rabbi tell us a brief version of the history of the temple and Rabbi Isaac Wise who was the main driving force responsible for its construction. It is based on Moorish/Bezzantize architecture and was...More

Thank TripPhotographer52
Reviewed 30 November 2016

I took a tour of the building i thought when i walked into the main room it was breath taking if you get a chance it is worth your time.

Thank hartzell12
Reviewed 27 November 2016

We attended Reformed Services because this is were we initially attended when attending the University of Cincinnati Graduate School.

Thank Leo R
Reviewed 17 November 2016

This temple is just beautiful, built in the late 1800s and inspired by the Alhambra in Granada, Spain.

Thank Lsf22
Reviewed 23 August 2016

A group of us sat in the pews of this magnificent synagogue and listened to our tour guide. She was excellent, relating to us the history of the Jewish people, beginning with Abraham down to the first rabbi of this temple. The rites and customs...More

Thank SudieQue
Reviewed 29 April 2016

the external architecture of the temple is awesome, but nothing compared to the warmth and beauty of the interior. If you can't in, do.

Thank Peter S
Reviewed 24 November 2015

this is a nice historic building with a great look to it. finely constructed. worth checking out for those who like old buildings

Thank jlantern3
Reviewed 2 November 2015

Restored Historic Jewish Temple in downtown Cincinnati. Located on a corner across from Cincinnati City Hall, and a Catholic Cathedral. Tours are available upon advanced reservations, parking available on surface lots and garages nearby. Some street metered parking. Temple is principally used for religious services,...More

Thank TRAVELWITHFAF
Reviewed 28 September 2015

Absolutely gorgeous, recently restored interior. However, this is an active religious temple and generally only open for some Friday night, Saturday morning and special holiday/event services. It is not a tourist attraction so don't expect to be able to stop by and find it open....More

1  Thank CuriousTraveler8048
Reviewed 1 May 2015

Although I missed seeing the inside, this is one of the many surprising for me buildings in downtown Cincinnati with a very cool architectural design.

1  Thank DMBTraveler
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