Serbia / Belgrade

Synagogue of Belgrade

Practical info

Type of location: Closed synagogue

Synagogue of Belgrade

Maršala Birjuzova 19, Belgrad

Tel : +381 11 2624289

Historical description


After the conquest of Belgrade by the Turks in 1521, Sephardic Jews quickly supplanted in number the Ashkenazic community that had arrived before them, from Hungary in particular. Loyal Turkish subjects, Belgrade’s Jews enjoyed an initial phase of relative ... Read more