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Old Jewish Cemetery of Carouge

Old Jewish Cemetery of Carouge

Rue de la Fontenette, 1227 Carouge, Switzerland

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Old Jewish Cemetery of Carouge

Rue de la Fontenette, 1227 Carouge

+41 (0) 79 202 33 70

Description historique

Carouge

Before Jews were able to settle in Geneva, the neighboring city of Carouge (at the time part of the Kingdom of Sardinia) opened its doors to them around 1779. The sole remaining Jewish vestige is the old cemetery, which was restored in 1996. The new cemetery, in ... Read more