How much do we actually know about one of Mallorca’s most ancient cultures?
If you are either a Jewish visitor to Mallorca or your ancestors belonged to that millenary culture, a visit to the city of Palma is something you cannot miss.
The Jews stablished on the Balearic Islands for the first time in the 5th century A. D. and we still being home for the descendants of what has become one of the most ancient ethnic groups in our history. However, most people do not know so much about them as one could think.
Join me on this tour and I will unveil, one by one, all the fascinating mysteries about a culture without which presence we could not understand Palma’s history.
Do we know exactly where they lived? Do we know how many of them there were? Where did they come from? Do we actually know which their main jobs were? What relation did they have with the Kings of Mallorca? And with the Kings of Aragon? When did exactly all the persecutions begin? Why was the Jewish Quarter created? And, who created it?
We will find out together the answers to all of these questions and even more!