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Ancient Jewish quarter of Avila

Practical info

Type of location: Street

Ancient Jewish quarter of Avila

Calle Reves Catolicos

Historical description


The Jewish presence in Avila dates back to at least the 4th century. A mention has been found at that time. The community gradually became one of the largest in Castile. At the end of the 11th century, a repopulation of the region took place by order of King ... Read more