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Jewish cemetery of Hohenems

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

Jewish cemetery of Hohenems

Römerstraße 15, 6845 Hohenems

Historical description


The city of Hohenems is located in the Vorarlberg region. In 1617, a ducal charter of privileges put a dozen Jewish families who had fled to Hohenems from Burgau on an equal footing with the Christian burghers in most respects. By the middle of the seventeenth ... Read more