Experiencing Great Architecture and Creative Built Environments

Temple Beth El (1922)

Albert Kahn, Architect

8801 North Woodward Avenue, Detroit MI

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From my Achive

This monumental neoclassical temple was the second building Kahn designed for his own Reformed Jewish Congregation. Kahn, also known for his industrial architecture ( see the Ohio Steel Foundry), here he shows his mastery of classical architectural forms.

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