Medieval Jewish Lecce - Palazzo Taurino

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Guided tour of the museum: € 5,00

Minimum 3 people.
Start: 10.30 - 11.30 - 12.30 am / 4.30 - 5.30 pm
Languages: Italian, English, Spanish.
Tours are given by our museum guides (duration: approximately 30 minutes).

Guided tour of the Jewish quarter and museum: starting from € 15,00 *

Start: everyday on reservation (duration: 1 hour approximately).
Languages: Italian, English, Spanish.

The tour begins with the visit of the area around the Basilica di Santa Croce, which stands on what was originally a Jewish neighboorhood. During the tour, your guide will tell you about the Jewish community here, and why the Jews were forced to leave Lecce. The tour ends with the visit of the underground museum “Palazzo Taurino: Medieval Jewish Lecce”, situated on the remains of the Synagogue, with its mikveh and mezuzah.

* Price may vary depending on the number of participants.

Tours organized by Infotab Tours (Director: Michelangelo Mazzotta).
Via Umberto I n° 9 - 73100 Lecce (LE)
+39 0832.247016 / +39 328.9482091
(University of Salento)
Director: Prof. Fabrizio Lelli
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