Sinagoga del Tránsito in Toledo

Toledo is the city of 3 cultures and this top attraction, Sinagoga del Transito is a good proof for this name.

The interior of the building is richly decorated. Along the entire upper part is a stucco frieze with psalms in Hebrew script, interrupted by coats-of- arms from Castile and León. These point to the protection given by Peter L The ceiling has octagonal wood panelling decorated with bows. Following the expulsion of the Jews in 1492, Ferdinand and Isabella gave the synagogue to the Knights of Calatrava. Now housed in the adjoining
rooms is the Museo Sefardi, which houses items of interest relating to Jewish-Spanish culture with  religious objects, Torahs etc.

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