Jewish Italy

2023-08-08T12:54:08+00:00June 30th, 2020|

From museums to menorahs, from synagogues to catacombs, Italy has a rich Jewish tradition that spans more than 2,000 years and stretches from Merano to Palermo. Throughout their fraught history, the Jews in Italy have suffered unimaginable challenges—extreme persecution, expulsions, forced conversions and special taxes. But they have also enjoyed incredible triumphs, and made stunning achievements [...]