Park East Synagogue

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

163 East 67th Street

ARCHITECT: Schneider & Herter

DATE: 1889-90

STYLE: Moorish Revival, Byzantine

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With its richly-decorated and imaginatively composed Moorish Revival facade, this building  is an unexpected delight  in the picturesque streetscape of East 67th Street between  Lexington and Third Avenues. Its combination of Moorish and Byzantine architectural detail marks it as a late manifestation of the attempt to find an appropriate expression for synagogue architecture which accompanied the proliferation of new Jewish congregations after the Civil War.

STATUS Designated Individual Landmark

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