Switzerland / French-Speaking Switzerland / Geneva

Place du Grand-Mézel

Place du Grand-Mézel

Place du Grand-Mézel, Genève, Suisse

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Street

Place du Grand-Mézel

1204 Genève

Description historique

Geneva

It seems that the Jewish presence in Geneva dates from the 13th century, mainly around the  in the old town. The Jews were expelled from the city in 1490 and forbidden to stay there until the 19th century. The Grand-Mézel was the oldest closed Jewish quarter in ... Read more