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Ancient synagogue of Bischwiller

Practical info

Type of location: Closed synagogue

Ancient synagogue of Bischwiller

12 Rue du Maréchal Foch, 67240 Bischwiller

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Historical description


The Jewish presence in Bischwiller dates back at least to the 14th century, since during the persecutions of 1349, references to those committed in the town were found. As in many other towns in the region in the following centuries, Jews were allowed to stay there ... Read more