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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

Berdichev

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