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Cementerio Judío del Berrocal

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

Cementerio Judío del Berrocal

10600 Plasencia

Historical description


The Jewish presence in Plasencia probably dates back to a few years after the foundation of the city in 1186 by Alfonso VIII. They lived mainly in the Mota neighbourhood, around the synagogue. Nevertheless, some families settled in other parts of Plasencia. The ... Read more