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Jewish cemetery of Holesov

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Jewish cemetery of Holesov

Hankeho 260/19, 769 01 Holešov

Tel : +420 603 796 411

Description historique


The presence of a Jewish settlement in Holešov dates back to at least the 16th century. Holešov hosted one of the most important Jewish communities in Moravia, a centre of culture and education. The Jewish population of the city reached 1,700 (one third of the ... Read more