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Mikvah of Besalú

Mikvah of Besalú

Plaça de la Llibertat, 1, 17850 Besalú

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Mikvah

Mikvah of Besalú

Contact the tourist office:

Laça de la Llibertat, 1, 17850 Besalú

+34 972 591 12 40

Description historique

Besalú

The presence of Jews in Besalú is attested in a document from 1229 in which Jaume I the Conqueror reserves to them the function of moneylender. In 1342 the community, hitherto linked to the one in Barcelona, became independent. In those days it numbered 200, a ... Read more