In the interwar period, at today's Kazimierzowska Street in Bielsk Podlaski (closer to Adama Kazanowskiego Street), a wooden synagogue called Sha’rei Zion Beth Midrash was built. It was erected on the site of an old synagogue that had burnt down during World War I. It was built on a plan similar to a square, covered with a high mansard roof. Inside, it was divided into three aisles, and in the front part there was a two-story gallery. The synagogue complex also included: a mikveh, a Talmud-Torah school, a yeshiva and an orphanage. The facility was destroyed by the Germans during the Holocaust