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Jewish cemetery of Genoa

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Jewish cemetery of Genoa

Piazzale Giovanni Battista Resasco, Genoa

Description historique


The Genoese Jewish presence seems to date back to at least the 6th century, when Theodoric authorized the community to renovate a synagogue there, which was destroyed during actions by hostile locals. This presence was very limited in the Middle Ages, Benjamin of ... Read more