The Nazi mob had intended to destroy the synagogue as in other places. But it was saved since the new Non-Jewish owner claimed his rights.

Photos from the Interior of the Synagogue





There were plans to remove the synagogue since it seemed to be an obstacle to the traffic.

Karl Leomhardt, the new owner, used the synagogue as additional store room for his business. People came into the building to buy flour, potatoes, fertilizers or pestizids.

Frontelevation of the Synagogue, drawing by W.Dick, 1892The former Synagogue in Steinsfurt is on Dickwaldstraße (former Adersbacher Straße), with the Goldbach flowing nearby.

(N:49°14'24,3"; O:8°54'37,7")



The progress in the restauration work makes viewings possible again!

Visits can be arranged by mail to synagog (at)

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