Moldova / Chisinau

Ancient Yeshiva of Chisinau

Practical info

Type of location: Closed synagogue

Ancient Yeshiva of Chisinau

Strada Columna 72, Chișinău, Moldova

Historical description


At the start of the twentieth century, Kishinev had more than seventy synagogues and about twenty yeshivot. Unlike many other cities in the Russian Empire, the Jews of Kishinev did not live in a ghetto, except during the dark years of the Holocaust. While the ... Read more