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Ancient Synagogue

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Museum

Ancient Synagogue

Szeroka 24, 31-053 Kraków

+48 12 431 05 45

Old Synagogue – Museum of Krakow (muzeumkrakowa.pl)

Description historique


In 1335, King Casimir the Great founded an independent city near Kraków, Kazimierz, in which he permitted Jews to settle around Sukiernikow (Clothier) Street (now called Jozefa Street), next to the Christian quarter. They built the Stara Synagogue, a mikvah, hotel, ... Read more