Spain / Andalusia / Jaen

San Andres Chapel

Practical info

Type of location: Church

San Andres Chapel

Calle San Andrés, 23004 Jaén

+34 953 23 74 22

Historical description


The presence of a Jewish community in Jaen is first recorded in 612 when a king’s edict forbade Jews to own Christian slaves. If the Jewish population reached its peak during the seventh century, there were most probably Jews already during the Roman period. ... Read more