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Rue aux Juifs

Practical info

Type of location: Street

Rue aux Juifs

Historical description


The Jewish presence in Chartres seems to date from the 12th century, documents attest to it for 1130. Places still mark this presence such as the  . The old synagogue would have been located where the Saint-Hilaire hospital is now. At the end of the 19th century, ... Read more