Jewish Heritage Europe

Istanbul Jewish Museum launches digitalization project

We are happy to forward this appeal from the Quincentennial Foundation Jewish Museum of Istanbul regarding its campaign to digitize the records of the Turkish Jewish community.  The museum opened in 2001 in the Zulfaris Synagogue, which was built in 1823 on the … continue reading →

Restoration of 17th century Jewish cemetery in Bidache, France

Restoration work began in August on the 17th century Sephardic cemetery in Bidache, in southwestern France, just east of Bayonne and near the Spanish border. According to the news site sudouest.fr, the works will concentrate on restoration of the monumental … continue reading →