European Jewish Association

JEP Berlin – Summer 2019: Berlin, Germany

Berlin, Germany

16/08/19 0:00 - 19/08/19 0:00

The JEP summer event began with a tour of central Berlin including the Reichstag, Brandenburg gate and Memorial to the Murdered Jews of Europe.

In the evening guests were lucky to enjoy a Gala Dinner and hear from Israel’s Ambassador to Germany as well as some words of wisdom from Rabbi Yehuda Teichtel.

On Friday the day out included a visit to Wannsee where the foundations for the Final Solution were made, followed by the beautiful Potsdam palace and scenic gardens. Participants got to enjoy a refreshing and relaxing Shabbat in the hotel, before visiting the Berlin Synagogue and learning about the current Jewish community.