History of Pisa Jewry: Jewish Virtual Library and Encyclopedia Judaica.
Synagogue: Via Palestro 24 on the second floor of the building. Built in 1595 and remodeled in 1785 and 1863, the synagogue also contains a mikvah, matzah oven, and archives dating back to 1660. The building belonged to the Serravallino family and was bought by the Jewish community in 1647.
Cimitero Ebraico di Pisa: Via C Cammeo 2. The site is connected to the square near the tower of Pisa. Lions of Judah perch on top of the interior gate. Source: Board of Jewish Community of Pisa, Dr. Giacomo Schinasi, Administrator. Giurisdizione territoriale: Pisa, Lucca e Viareggio. Via Palestro, 24, 56127 Pisa (Italia). telefono e fax: (+ 39) 050.54.25.80. [July 2005]
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