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Jewish Cemetery of Berdichev

Jewish Cemetery of Berdichev

Berdychiv jewish cemetery

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Jewish Cemetery of Berdichev

Description historique

Berdichev

Founded in 1546, the illustrious city of Berdichev (which was Polish until 1793) is towered over by the dome of the large Baroque church here, a former Carmelite cloister dating from 1627. Jews began settling in Berdichev in the seventeenth century, drawn by the ... Read more