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Shalom – Jewish Community of Sofia

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Jewish Community / Center

Shalom – Jewish Community of Sofia

Al. Stamboliisky 50, Sofia

+359 2 4006 301


Description historique


Jews reached Sofia during the first centuries C.E., the era of Roman domination. Ashkenazic Jews emigrating from Hungary and Bavaria were joined in the fifteenth century by Sephardic Jews fleeing the Spanish Inquisition. Until 1890, they lived in a sort of ghetto, ... Read more