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Old Jewish cemetery of Thann

Old Jewish cemetery of Thann

Rue Humberger, Thann, France

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Cemetery

Old Jewish cemetery of Thann

Humberger St., Thann

Description historique

Thann

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