For the fifteenth time the European Day of Jewish Culture is celebrated this year throughout Europe. are history On this day, traditions and customs of European Jewry in the past and present a wide ...
For the fifteenth time the European Day of Jewish Culture is celebrated this year throughout Europe. History, traditions and customs of European Jewry in the past and present will be communicated to a wide audience that day. In almost 30 European countries offer museums, clubs and initiatives exhibitions, lectures, concerts and guided tours to places of Jewish culture.
On the initiative of the Research Society Burgenland, this day is celebrated in 2014 in Burgenland for the first time, together with the Burgenland adult education centers, our Museum and the Burgenland Regional Museum and in cooperation with local commemorative initiatives. will coordinate and support the activities of the European Association for the Preservation and Promotion of Jewish Culture and Heritage AEPJ.
Blank I: tour of the Jewish Quarter in Eisenstadt
with the witnesses Ernst Simon (London) and Johannes Reiss (Austrian. Jew. Museum Eisenstadt)
When: Sunday, September 14 2014 9 a.m. to 09:45
Where: Meeting point: Jerusalem Place, 7000 Eisenstadt
Opening of the first European Day of Jewish Culture in Burgenland by LH Hans Niessl and Francois Moyse, Präsident der European Association for the Preservation and Promotion of Jewish Culture and Heritage.
Then: witnesses tell of her childhood in Burgenland, the expulsion of the Nazis and life in exile. With Ernst Simon (Eisenstadt - London) and Gerda Frey (Mattersburg - Vienna).
When: Sunday, September 14 2014 10:00
Where: Austrian Jewish Museum
In the afternoon you have the opportunity to participate in guided tours in Mattersburg, Frauenkirchen, Rechnitz and Kittsee:
Mattersburg, 15:00 | Spaces II: tour of the former Jewish Mattersburg with Gertraud Tometich (association "we remember")
Frauenkirchen, 15:00 | Vacancy III: tour of the former Jewish woman churches with Herbert Brettl (Initiative Remember Frauenkirchen)
Rechnitz, 15:00 | Vacancy IV: tour of the former Jewish Rechnitz with Eva Black Mayer (club REFUGIUS)
Kittsee, 14:30 | Vacancy V: tour of the former Jewish Kittsee with Irmgard Jurkovich (meeting point: Brew Leban, U. main road 41, 2421 Kittsee)
For more information and details of events in the brochure: edjc-2014.pdf, Download, 2.16MB
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