England / London

British Museum

Practical info

Type of location: Museum

British Museum

Great Russell St, London WC1B 3DG

+44 (0)20 7323 8299

Historical description


The Jewish communities of London are highly diverse, in terms both of their rites and origins and of their geographical distribution. The Jewish presence in London is attested from the 11th century. During the reign of William II (1087-1100), who seems to have ... Read more