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Location of the destroyed synagogue (Galeria Kaufhof Speyer)

Location of the destroyed synagogue (Galeria Kaufhof Speyer)

Maximilianstraße 43, 67346 Speyer, Germany

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Closed synagogue

Location of the destroyed synagogue (Galeria Kaufhof Speyer)

Description historique

Speyer

The history of the Jews in Speyer reaches back over 1,000 years. In the Middle Ages, the city of Speyer (formerly Spira), Germany, was home to one of the most significant Jewish communities in the Holy Roman Empire. Its significance is attested to by the frequency ... Read more