Jewish Ghetto Venice, Italy

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This is the area of Venice in which all Jews were forced to live from the 16th to the 18th century, as described in The Merchant of Venice. It is home to several historic synagogues and a Jewish museum.

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318410
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Street Address
Cannaregio (Campo del Ghetto Nuovo)
Coordinates
45.445372° N, 12.326553° E

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Jewish Ghetto (Venice, Italy)
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April 11, 2015