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Cultural Center and Jewish Community of Montpellier

Cultural Center and Jewish Community of Montpellier

500 Boulevard d'Antigone, 34000 Montpellier, France

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cultural Center

Cultural Center and Jewish Community of Montpellier

500 boulevard Antigone, 34000 Montpellier

Description historique

Montpellier

The traveler Benjamin of Tudela visited Montpellier in 1165. In his travel diaries, he noted the existence of Batey midrashot kevouot le-Talmud in the city. In addition to these intellectual activities cited in a Hebrew source, Latin documents relate the presence ... Read more