Belarus / Polish Border / Grodno

Jewish Community of Grodno

Practical info

Type of location: Jewish Community / Center

Jewish Community of Grodno

Vialikaja Trajeckaja vulica 50, Hrodna, Belarus

Tel : + 375-29-6443690

Jewish Community of Grodno (

Historical description


Grodno, seat of a Catholic bishopric, was once a major city within the Polish-Lithuanian Union, as evidenced by Farny, the beautiful Baroque Jesuit church that towers over Sovietskaya Square. Jews began settling here in the fourteenth century: they were permitted ... Read more