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 by the Old Town .
Five Synagogues in Prague (and One Cemetery)
The Jewish Quarter (Josefov) in Prague is located between the Old Town Square and the Vltava River.
The Jewish Quarter of medieval Barcelona is home to one of Europe’s oldest synagogues, which has been restored and opened to the public. From the 9th century to the 14th century Barcelona had a large Jewish community that is thought to have numbered around 4,000 people.