This Algarve town has a medieval 14th century Jewish cemetery and a second cemetery used from 1838-1932, now preserved by declaration of "national interest".Of the 106 graves, 71 have tombstones listed in Jose Maria Abecassis' book Genealogia Hebraica, Lisbon 1991.
Jewish cemetery and Isaac Bitton Museum [May 2015]
For more information, visit the Faro Jewish Heritage Center website.
Faro Jewish Cemetery & Isaac Bitton Museum
Phone: +351 282 416 710
Monday to Friday - 09:30 to 12.30 and 14:00 to 17:00
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