Poland / Galicia / Kraków

Covered Market of Kraków

Practical info

Type of location: Market

Covered Market of Kraków

plac Nowy, Kraków

Historical description


In 1335, King Casimir the Great founded an independent city near Kraków, Kazimierz, in which he permitted Jews to settle around Sukiernikow (Clothier) Street (now called Jozefa Street), next to the Christian quarter. They built the Stara Synagogue, a mikvah, hotel, ... Read more