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Wysoka Synagogue of Kraków

Wysoka Synagogue of Kraków

Józefa 38, Kraków, Poland

Infos pratiques

Type de lieu : Synagogue

Wysoka Synagogue of Kraków

Józefa 38, Kraków

+48 12 430 68 89

Description historique

Kraków

In 1335, King Casimir the Great founded an independent city near Kraków, Kazimierz, in which he permitted Jews to settle around Sukiernikow (Clothier) Street (now called Jozefa Street), next to the Christian quarter. They built the Stara Synagogue, a mikvah, hotel, ... Read more