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Synagogue of Berdichev

Synagogue of Berdichev

2 Sverdlova Street, Berdytchiv, Jytomyr, Ukraine

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Type de lieu : Synagogue

Synagogue of Berdichev

2 rue Sverdlov, Berdichev

Description historique


Founded in 1546, the illustrious city of Berdichev (which was Polish until 1793) is towered over by the dome of the large Baroque church here, a former Carmelite cloister dating from 1627. Jews began settling in Berdichev in the seventeenth century, drawn by the ... Read more