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Park Slope Jewish Center

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Built  1925
Opened  1925
Phone  +1 718-768-1453
NRHP Reference #  01001442
Area  809.4 m²
Added to NRHP  11 January 2002
Park Slope Jewish Center
Location  1320 Eighth Avenue Brooklyn, New York City
Address  1320 8th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215, USA
Architectural style  Baroque Revival architecture
Similar  Congregation Beth Elohim, Union Temple of Brooklyn, East Midwood Jewish C, Saddle River County P, Headless Horseman Hayrides

The Park Slope Jewish Center, known from 1942 to 1960 as Congregation B'nai Jacob - Tifereth Israel, is an egalitarian Conservative synagogue located at 1320 Eighth Avenue in South Slope, Brooklyn, New York City. It was built in 1925 as the orthodox Congregation B'nai Jacob, and is a 2 12-story brick building with Romanesque and Baroque style elements. It features the Star of David on exterior masonry, a rose window, and a domed skylight.

The building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.

A $1.75 million renovation and expansion was completed in 2015. Rabbi Carie Carter has served the congregation since 2000.

References

Park Slope Jewish Center Wikipedia


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