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Synagogue of Erstein

Practical info

Type of location: Synagogue

Synagogue of Erstein

Rue du Vieux Marché, Erstein

Découvrir – Patrimoine – Synagogue (Erstein) – Grand Ried en Alsace – Bas-Rhin

Historical description


The Jews of Erstein were not allowed to settle in the city until 1850. Some were allowed to work there during the day, but had to return in the evening to the towns in the region that were more open to Jewish emancipation. The synagogue was inaugurated in 1882. It ... Read more