Council of the Sephardic Communities of Jerusalem-Transatlantic Sefarad.

Center Isaac Campantón is known for studying, preserving, and communicating the Jewish legacy of the City and Province of Zamora, Spain.

Center Isaac Campantón in collaboration with the Council of the Sephardic Communities of Jerusalem is preparing for two events this summer part of its 7th international congress, titled Transatlantic Sefarad.

Program in Spain

Madrid, June 27

Centro Sefarad – Israel, 19 hrs, Book presentation of the novel Abraham’s Island (2018) by Jaime Eistein, speaker: Pilar Diez

Zamora, June 1

Visit to the Museum of the Three Cultures in Puente Castro, and to the Historic Jewish Quarter in city of León
Departure from La Hostería Real de Zamora at 8hrs

Concert by Mara Aranda entitled Sefarad en el corazón de Turquía (CD 2019), Etnographic
Museum of Castile and Leon, time TBA

July 2, La Alhóndiga

7th Congress Sessions, 9-14, 16-19 hrs

Contact info for program in Spain 
Jesús Jambrina
Telf. + 34 609 740 116
+ 1 319 512 8277


Program in Israel


Friday, June 21

Visit to Majane Yehuda market & Ohel Moshe neighborhood
Visit to Mishkenot, Shaanamin & Yemin Moshe neighborhoods

Shabbat Service at Yemin Moshe Synagogue
Dinner- optional

Saturday, June 22

Visit to neighborhoods in the Old City

Sunday, June 23

Visit to Yad Vashem – Holocaust Museum

Visit to Zion Mount, the Four Sephardic Synagogues, The Western Wall, The Isaac Kaplan Old Yishuv Court Museum

Optional- The Western Wall Tunnel Tour
Concert at David Tower at night

Monday, June 24

Visit to the Museum of Israel, Mamila Center and modern downtown in Jerusalem
Concert at Yad Ben-Zvi Auditorium, 19:30 hrs.

June 25,
7th international congress session at Four Sephardic Synagogues, 10-14, 16-19hrs

Contact info for the Program in Israel:
Abraham Haim
Telf. +972 050 848 0783

These events are sponsored by

Ayuntamiento de Zamora

Council of the Sephardic Community of Jerusalem

Association Friends of the Sephardic Culture

The Isaac Kaplan Old Yishuv Court Museum

Center Sefarad – Israel

Center Isaac Campanton

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