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Portuguese Synogogue

Beautiful 17th century building in the Jewish Cultural Quarter
The site of the present synagogue (the Esnoga or Snoge) was acquired on 12 December 1670. Construction work began on 6 Iyar 5431 (17 April 1671) under architect Elias Bouwman. Work came to a halt early in 1672, the so-called year of disaster, until 27 May 1674. Eventually, on 10 Menachem 5435 (2 August 1675) the Esnoga was solemnly inaugurated.
Mr. Visserplein 1,1011 RD Amsterdam