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Synagogue of Nancy

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Synagogue of Nancy

17 Boulevard Joffre, 54000 Nancy

Tel : 03 83 32 10 67

Description historique


The Jewish presence in Nancy seems to date from the Middle Ages. In 1470, the city had ten Jewish families. Driven from the city by Duke René, a few families relocated there in the 16th century. In 1721, the community was officially allowed to settle, but only very ... Read more