Rashi Gate (photo: IR/City of Worms)

You are interested in Jewish Worms and would like to find out more about this topic? We recommend the following links, for your research or where you can simply browse:

Jewish Worms

There is probably no other city in Europe with so many important architectural reminders of its rich Jewish history and tradition going back ten centuries. Find out more here about:


  • Databank of the medieval gravestones on the old Jewish cemetery in Worms (project director Prof. Dr. Michael Brocke, Salomon-Ludwig-Steinheim-Institut, Duisburg/Essen) www.steinheim-institut.de/cgi-bin/epidat  (only in German)
  • Databank on Jews in Worms between 1933 and 1945 (German title: "Die Wormser Juden 1933 bis 1945") - Documentation by Annelore and Karl Schlösser, www.wormserjuden.de (only in German)
  • Central Archives for Research on the History of Jews in Germany (in German: Zentralarchiv zur Erforschung der Geschichte der Juden in Deutschland), Heidelberg www.uni-heidelberg.de/institute/sonst/aj/ (only in German)
  • Leo Baeck Institute New York www.lbi.org

The Worms mahzor

Jewish culture

Jewish museums



Jewish Museum Worms

Hintere Judengasse 6
67547 Worms

Telephone number: +49 (0) 62 41) 8 53 - 47 01 / 47 07
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