Jewish ghettos
In the Jewish diaspora, a Jewish quarter is the area of a city traditionally inhabited by Jews. Jewish quarters, like the Jewish ghettos in Europe, were often the outgrowths of segregated ghettos inst...
Jewish ghettos - Wikipedia
Jewish ghettos in Europe
Jewish ghettos in Europe were parts of a number of cities in Europe in which Jews were permitted to live. In addition to being confined to ghettos, Jews were placed under strict regulations and disabi...
Jewish ghettos in Europe - Wikipedia
International Ghetto
International Ghetto was a historical tetragonal region in Pest (Budapest) bounded by Pozsonyi út, Szent István park, Újpesti rakpart, Sziget út for diplomatically protected Jews during World War II. ...
History of the Jews in Venice
The history of the Jewish Community of Venice, which is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy has been well known since the medieval era.
Little by little, despite alternating moments of "perm...
History of the Jews in Venice - Wikipedia
Old Jewry
Old Jewry is a one-way street in the City of London, the historic and financial centre of London. It is located within Coleman Street ward and links Poultry to Gresham Street.The street now contains ...
Old Jewry - Wikipedia
Balat (Istanbul)
Balat is the traditional Jewish quarter in the Fatih district of Istanbul. It is located on the European side of Istanbul, in the old city on the historic peninsula, on the western bank of the Golden ...
Balat (Istanbul) - Wikipedia
Judenplatz
Judenplatz (English:Jewish Square) is a town square in Vienna's Innere Stadt that was the center of Jewish life and the Viennese Jewish Community in the Middle Ages. It is located in the immediate pro...
Judenplatz - Wikipedia
Erzsébetváros
Erzsébetváros (German: Elisabethstadt or English: Elizabethtown) is the 7th district of Budapest, situated on the Pest side of the Danube. The inner half of the district was the historic Jewis...
Erzsébetváros - Wikipedia
Roman Ghetto
The Roman Ghetto or Ghetto of Rome, Italian: Ghetto di Roma, was a Jewish ghetto established in 1555 in the Rione Sant'Angelo, in Rome, Italy, in the area surrounded by present-day Via del Portico...
Roman Ghetto - Wikipedia
Venetian Ghetto
12°19′35″E / 45.44528°N 12.32639°E / 45.44528; 12.32639The Venetian Ghetto was the area of Venice in which Jews were compelled to live under the Venetian Republic. It is from ...
Venetian Ghetto - Wikipedia
Reformed Government of the Republic of China
The Reformed Government of the Republic of China (Chinese: 中華民國維新政府, Zhōnghuá Mínguó Wéixīn Zhèngfǔ or Japanese: 中華民国政府改革, literally: "Chūkaminkoku seifu kaikaku") was a Chinese provisional g...
Reformed Government of the Republic of China - Wikipedia
Leopoldstadt
Leopoldstadt (Bavarian: Leopoidstod, "Leopold-Town") is the 2nd municipal District of Vienna (German: 2. Bezirk). There are 99,597 inhabitants (as of 2014-01-01) over 19.27 km (7 sq ...
Leopoldstadt - Wikipedia
Josefov
Josefov (also Jewish quarter; German: Josefstadt) is a town quarter and the smallest cadastral area of Prague, Czech Republic, formerly the Jewish ghetto of the town. It is completely surrounded b...
Josefov - Wikipedia
Ghettos in occupied Europe 1939-1944
During World War II, ghettos were set up across Nazi-occupied Europe by the Nazi regime in order to confine and segregate Jews, and sometimes Gypsies, into a small parts of towns or cities. In documen...
Ghettos in occupied Europe 1939-1944 - Wikipedia
The Holocaust
The Holocaust (from the Greek ὁλόκαυστος holókaustos: hólos, "whole" and kaustós, "burnt"), also known as the Shoah (Hebrew: השואה, HaShoah, "the catastrophe"), was a genocide in which approximately ...
The Holocaust - Wikipedia
La Giudecca
La Giudecca [la dʒuˈdɛkka] was a term used In Southern Italy and Sicily to identify any urban district (or a portion of a village) where Jewish communities dwelled and had their synagogues and busines...
Jewish Community of Venice
The history of the Jewish Community of Venice, which is the capital of the Veneto region of Italy has been well known since the medieval era.
Little by little, despite alternating moments of "perm...
Jewish Community of Venice - Wikipedia
Frankfurter Judengasse
8°41′13″E / 50.11361°N 8.68694°E / 50.11361; 8.68694The Frankfurter Judengasse (from German: “Jews' Alley”) was the Jewish ghetto of Frankfurt and one of the earliest ghettos ...
Frankfurter Judengasse - Wikipedia
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland were established during World War II in hundreds of locations across occupied Poland. Most Jewish ghettos had been created by Nazi Germany between October 1939...
Jewish ghettos in German-occupied Poland - Wikipedia
Ghettos in Nazi-occupied Europe
During World War II, ghettos were set up across Nazi-occupied Europe by the Nazi regime in order to confine and segregate Jews, and sometimes Gypsies, into a small parts of towns or cities. In documen...
Ghettos in Nazi-occupied Europe - Wikipedia
Kazimierz
Kazimierz ([kaˈʑimjɛʂ]; Latin: Casimiria; Yiddish: קוזמיר) is a historical district of Kraków and Kraków Old Town, Poland. Since its inception in the fourteenth century to the early nineteenth...
Kazimierz - Wikipedia
Shanghai Ghetto
The Shanghai Ghetto, formally known as the Restricted Sector for Stateless Refugees, was an area of approximately one square mile in the Hongkew district of Japanese-occupied Shanghai (the southern Ho...
Shanghai Ghetto - Wikipedia
Jewish Quarter of Třebíč
The Jewish Quarter of Třebíč placed in Moravian town Třebíč in the Czech Republic is one of the best preserved Jewish ghettos in Europe. Therefore it was listed in 2003 (together with the Jewish Cemet...
Jewish Quarter of Třebíč - Wikipedia