What
  • Cemeteries
  • Jewish neighborhoods
  • Kashrut and services
  • Museum and memorials
  • Synagogue
Where

Vercelli

JEWS INTEGRATED IN CIVIL SOCIETY

A small group lived in town as early as the 15th century. The group was mainly involved in trade and money-lending, businesses under Savoy concession. In 1740 the ghetto was created and only in1848, after the Restoration, the ghetto era ended and the community decided to build the present large Neo-Moorish synagogue. Many of Jews of Vercelli, who were now fully integrated in civil society, took on important roles in the life of the City and the State.

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