Switzerland / German-Speaking Switzerland / Zurich

Israelitische Cultusgemeinde Zurich

Practical info

Type of location: Jewish Community / Center

Israelitische Cultusgemeinde Zurich

Lavaterstrasse 33, 8002 Zürich

+41 (0) 44 283 22 22


Historical description


The Jewish presence in Zurich probably dates back to the 13th century. During the Middle Ages, as in many other cities in the region, the situation of the Jews varied between reception, persecution and expulsion, depending on the power in place. In the wave of ... Read more