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Ancient Jewish cemetery of Thann

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

Ancient Jewish cemetery of Thann

Humberger St., Thann

Tel +33 3 88 14 46 50

Historical description


A Jewish community existed in Thann as early as the 13th century. In 1350, sources report a Jewish street in the northeastern part of the city. This community remained important: there were indeed 630 Jews in Thann in 1885. Before the Second World War, the ... Read more