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Maalem Synagogue of Istanbul

Practical info

Type of location: Synagogue

Maalem Synagogue of Istanbul

Harap Cesme sokak, Hasköy

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Historical description

The Golden Horn: Hasköy

Hasköy is the other Jewish suburb of Istanbul located on the northern bank of the Golden Horn. When the Ottoman Empire was at its height in the sixteenth and seventeenth centuries, Hasköy was slightly more populous than Balat and contained a greater concentration ... Read more