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Located off Al-Amin Street in the old Jewish Quarter, Beit Farhi is the real power center in Old Damascus. (Tim Beddow)

In Damascus, Restoring Beit Farhi and the City’s Jewish Past

An architect works to restore the grand palace of Raphael Farhi, one of the most powerful men in the Ottoman world

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