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Ceremonial Hall

TCeremonial Hallhe building housing the fomer Ceremonial Hall and mortuary of the Old Jewish Cemetery was built in a pseudo-Romanesque style in 1911-12 to a design by architect J. Gerstl. As part of the Jewish Museum, the Ceremonial Hall of the Prague Burial Society Hevrah Kaddishah (founded in 1564) later became an exhibition venue.



On the ground and upper floors of the Hall is housed the part section of the permanent exhibition, Jewish Customs and Traditions

. Ceremonial hall - interior


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