Alte Synagoge Muehlhausen. Historisches Foto von Theodor Harburger, 11.06.1929    
Photographs: 1, 3, 4 – Old Synagogue Muehlhausen 2018–19, photographs by Irina Gerschmann; 2 – Synagogue Muehlhausen, Aron ha-Kodesh. Historical photograph by Theodor Harburger, 11 June 1929, source: Central Archives for the History of the Jewish People, Jerusalem, CAHJP, P160-421


Welcome to the homepage of Forum Alte Synagoge Mühlhausen e. V.!

Here you can find all information about our registered non-profit organisation Forum Alte Synagoge Mühlhausen e. V. (Forum Old Synagogue Muehlhausen), about our aims and projects as well as about the building of the former synagogue in Muehlhausen (Middle Franconia).

You can get a first impression both by a virtual tour through our gallery and by the film “Synagogengeschichten” (synagogues stories) in the series “Leben mit einem Denkmal” (life with a memorial), which can be watched in BR Fernsehen’s media centre. From minute 21:45 on the synagogue of Muehlhausen is presented.


Your donation is needed!

Being a non-profit organisation we are dependent on donations. Donations can be made both via the  donation portal of Stadt- und Kreissparkasse Erlangen Höchstadt Herzogenaurach and as transfer to our donation accountThank you very much for your support!



      • Since early March 2022 the former synagogue Muehlhausen can be admired in a 3D model.
      • At the moment model and exhibition on the building research are on display in Heimatmuseum Höchstadt a. d. Aisch which is open every second and fourth Sunday per month from 2 pm to 4 pm with free entry.
      • The former synagogue Muehlhausen and the opening ceremony for our events celebrating the anniversary “321–2021: 1700 years of Jewish life in Germany” on 11th of July 2021 left a lasting impression: Dr. Ludwig Spaenle about his visit to the former synagogue Muehlhausen.
      • Current Events:
        • Sun, 25/07/2021, 3:00 pm: Concert: LA ROCHE QUARTETT

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