The Jewish religious in Trenčín has launched a public procurement for construction works that will address the reconstruction of the Trenčín synagogue. The estimated value of the contract is 1,607,436.07 eur excluding VAT. The deadline for submission of bids is 7 January 2022.
After many years of efforts, the Jewish community in Trenčín succeeded in succeeding with its project "Restoration, Reconstruction and Revitalization of the Synagogue in Trenčín". It received 898,000 euros from EEA Grants and the state budget of the Slovak Republic under the Culture Program. The total eligible costs are almost 1,009,000 euros, the rest is co-financed by the Jewish community from its budget. The project includes reconstruction work and restoration of part of the original interior painting. Subsequently, the synagogue will become a modern space that will host various cultural events. It will also include a unique exhibition of Jewish culture of Middle Považie. Part of the building will be used for meetings of the Jewish community and the purposes of the Jewish religious community.
More information about the contract can be found on the website of the Public Procurement Office: