The Jewish heritage of Speyer, Worms and Mainz

SchUM - Jewish tradition on the Rhine

Speyer, Worms and Mainz are considered the cradle of European Jewry. Jewish life shaped these three cities for more than 900 years. There are still traces of that time today. Judenhof in Speyer When Jews settled in Speyer in the 11th century, they built the Judenhof, an ensemble of synagogue, women’s synagogue and ritual bath. The ruins of … Read more…