Denmark / Copenhagen

Jewish Museum of Copenhagen

Practical info

Type of location: Museum

Jewish Museum of Copenhagen

Proviantpassagen 6 DK-1218 Copenhagen

+45 33 11 22 18

Historical description


The Jewish community of Copenhagen has been active since the end of the 17th century. Today, most of Denmark’s 7000 Jews live in Copenhagen. Abraham Salomon of Rausnitz was its first rabbi, appointed in 1687. Six years later, a Jewish cemetery was established ... Read more