Izmir: The First Juderia

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  • Self-guided audio tour
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Izmir: The First Juderia

Overview

  • 1h 10min
  • 24 stories
  • 2.50km distance
  • 12 stops

Dating back to the Hellenistic and Roman periods, the Jewish heritage of Izmir exhibits aunique character with its dominant Sephardic traditions of religion and culture.Some preserved and some in ruins, examples of magnificent synagogues built during theprevious centuries in Izmir, remain today within the First Juderia. They constitute a livingtestimony to communityÔÇÖs life in Izmir, which was one of the most spectacular of its kind andhad the most spiritual and cultural influence on all Jewish diaspora communities in the 17thand 18th centuries.

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Jewish History Tours

Jewish History Tours is using digitized heritage collections to create a network of self-guided audio tours in Jewish locations across Europe.

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Mandatory items

  • Charged smartphone
  • Headphones

The location

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  • Mobile signal may be weak at the site(s). Download your audio tour on your smartphone prior to your visit to fully enjoy it.
  • Ensure that your smartphone is fully charged and that you bring your earphones.

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