Wooden 1930s synagogue in Kulautuva will not be preserved
Kulautuva wooden synagogue. Photo Culture Heritage Department
A wooden synagogue from the 1930s which was recently discovered underneath another building near Kaunas will not be preserved, the Kauno Diena daily reports.
The Culture Heritage Department has decided not to list the synagogue in Kulautuva as protected heritage, since the structure is too deteriorated.
Walls of the wooded synagogue, built in 1935, were recently discovered underneath layers of brick of a later building.
Initially, the Lith