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Ancient synagogue of Bergheim

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Ancient synagogue of Bergheim

19 rue des Juifs, 68750 Bergheim

Description historique


Bergheim is a village north of Colmar, famous for its ramparts and numerous medieval houses. The Jews were persecuted here in the 14th century by local militias. They probably already had a synagogue here, which was apparently confiscated by the local authorities ... Read more