The partnerships arise following the strategy of the Municipality of Bragança, with the support of the Rede de Judiarias de Portugal, in recovering the Sephardic identity and memory through the creation of spaces and equipments, and from the realization of related cultural activities, such as Land(s) of Sefarad), Encounters of Jewish-Sephardi Cultures - www.

Câmara Municipal de Bragança

This is the purpose of our path: to consolidate the new Bragança brand and, with it, to create emotional relations with the local community and to activate the sense of belonging of the Bragançanos scattered around the world, strengthening their self-esteem and activating new forms of Transmontano and Brigantino pride. Bragança is built with the citizens, with all its generations…
We are a County oriented to innovation, with our doors open to the exterior, with a young soul with a lot of history, with resources of superior quality and secular traditions. Come and meet our unique patrimony, discover our culture of excellence, enjoy our nature in its purest state, savour our genuine gastronomy, prepared by wise hands and with products of excellence.

Câmara Municipal de Bragança
Forte S. João de Deus
5300-263 Bragança
+351 273 304 200

Cátedra de Estudos Sefarditas «Alberto Benveniste»

The Cátedra de Estudos Sefarditas «Alberto Benveniste» is a scientific institution hosted by the Faculty of Letters of the University of Lisbon and whose purpose is to stimulate historical research around the Sephardic communities of Portuguese origin.

Cátedra de Estudos Sefarditas Faculdade de Letras da Universidade de Lisboa
Alameda da Universidade
1600-214 Lisboa
+351 21 792 00 00 (ext. 317)

Rede de Judiarias de Portugal

The Network of Jewries of Portugal - Routes of Sepharad is an association whose purpose is a joint action in defense of the urban, architectural, environmental, historical and cultural patrimony related to the Jewish heritage… Therefore, the Network, founded on the 17th of March 2011, intends to combine historical and patrimonial appreciation with the touristic promotion, an action that will also help to discover a strong component of the Portuguese and Peninsular identity.

Rede de Judiarias / Centro de Estudos Judaicos Adriano Vasco Rodrigues
Praça da República 20
6250-034 Belmonte
+351 275 911 362