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Tourists from Switzerland visited Bykhov

Tourists from Switzerland visited Bykhov; one of them - Raymond Guggenheim -come from a family of famous financiers. Raymond Guggenheim came to Belarus to study European heritage and partake in restoration of one of the Belarusian synagogues, either in Slonim or in Bykhov.


Mr. Guggenheim is accompanied by representatives of some of the Swedish charitable organizations that are likely to finance the restoration.

The excursion was guided by the director of district local history museum Sergei Zhizhiyan. Unfortunately, the guests didn’t manage to get inside the historical building because of its emergency state.


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