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Ancient synagogue of Benfeld

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Ancient synagogue of Benfeld

Rue de la Dime, Benfeld

Description historique


The Jewish presence in Benfeld dates back from the Roman Empire. During the Middle-Age the community was lively and as important as the one in Strasbourg. The Jews were expelled from the city during the 1349 black plague, then drawn or burnt on the same year during ... Read more