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Old Synagogue of Pfaffenhoffen

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Closed synagogue

Old Synagogue of Pfaffenhoffen

Passage du Schneeberg, 67350 Pfaffenhoffen

+33 (0)3 88 07 80 05 (Musée de l’Image populaire)

Description historique


The Jewish presence in Pfaffenhoffen probably dates from the beginning of the 14th century. In 1683 the first synagogue in Pfaffenhoffen was built. However, it was destroyed shortly afterwards. This did not prevent the Jewish community from growing from three ... Read more