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Secret Hanukkah tip: visit Bevis Marks Synagogue

Posted at 3:30 pm, December 20, 2011 in Arts & Entertainment

Bevis Marks RestaurantFor those of you in search of a bit of spirituality this Hanukkah, why not head over to Bevis Marks Synagogue for your yearly fix? Located on the boarder between central and east London, this awe-inspiring building will definitely not fail to impress you with its beautifully simplistic architecture and wealth of history, retaining its heritage as a monument of national importance. They will be having their Hanukkah service on Tuesday December 27 but if you can’t make that then pay it a visit anyway – it’s open Monday, Wednesday and Thursday 10.30am-2pm; Tuesday and Friday 10.30am-1pm; Sunday 10.30am-12.30pm. It’s a mere £4 for adults and includes a tour on Sundays, Wednesdays and Fridays – and all the money goes towards the cost of maintaining the building. The Bevis Marks Restaurant (above) is also adjacent incase you want to stop for some nosh.

For info, see bevismarks.org.uk.

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