Italy / Emilia-Romagna / Ravenna

Biblioteca Classense

Practical info

Type of location: Library

Biblioteca Classense

Via Alfredo Baccarini, 3, 48121 Ravenna RA

Tel : + 39 0544 482112

Historical description


The Jewish presence in the town of Ravenna seems to date back to the 3rd century. Settling mainly at the end of the Middle Ages, the Jews practised the trades of wine merchants and goldsmiths. Following the takeover of the region by the papal authority, brutal ... Read more