Lithuania / Kaunas

Jewish Community of Kaunas

Jewish Community of Kaunas

Vytauto 50, Kaunas

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Jewish Community / Center

Jewish Community of Kaunas

Vytauto 50, Kaunas

+370 65 21 92 04

kaunasjews.lt

Description historique

Kaunas

Nothing of the Jewish presence in Kaunas remains but the synagogue, whereas before the war there was a yeshiva, a kosher slaughterhouse, and a prison. The birthplace of Emmanuel Levinas, Kaunas was before the Shoah a major center of European Judaism, with a ... Read more