Pernes-les-Fontaines remained the capital of Comtat Venaissin until Pope John XXII bought back the rights over Carpentras from its bishop. Two elements reveals the Jewish presence in this town: the name Place de la Juiverie and the traditional identification of the large house standing in that square as the old “Jewish baths”.
Places to discover
Tourist office of Pernes Les Fontaines
Place Gabriel Moutte, 84210 Pernes Les Fontaines
+33 (0) 4 90 61 31 04
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