Germany / Leipzig

Old Jewish cemetery of Leipzig

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

Old Jewish cemetery of Leipzig

Berliner Straße 123, 04129 Leipzig

Tel : +49 341 9800233

Historical description


A Jewish community is first mentioned in Leipzig at the end of the 12th century; and an organized community with a synagogue and a school existed from the second quarter of the 13th century. Its central location attracted Jewish traders from all over Europe to the ... Read more