Portugal / Azores islands

Jewish cemetery of Terceira

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

Jewish cemetery of Terceira

Caminho Novo 9700, Angra do Heroísmo

Historical description

Azores islands

In 1815, North African Jews whose ancestors had been expelled from Spain came to the Azores. The island was duty free and allowed them to import and resell to local businesses. In 1820, the Portuguese liberal revolution led to religious diversity. In 2004, a ... Read more