Synagogue in Budapest
In the Budapest city center you can see
What you see is white and
red brick, but it's a masterpiece.
The towers are 43 m in hight.
The architect was Ludwig Forster, but Ignaz Wechselmann superintended
Ludwig Forster was born in
Bavaria (Germany) in 1797,
educated in Munich but moved to Vienna. He has been teaching
architecture and his sons also became architects.
Ignaz Wechselmann was born in the Prusian part of Silesia (Germany) in
1928, educated in Berlin, and moved to Vienna, where he
became fiends with Ludwig Forster, before moving to Budapest in
1856. September 6th 1859 the
Dohany Street Synagogue in Budapest
opened. It seems that
Wechselmann remained in Budapest untill his dead January 17th 1903.
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