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Address: ul. Miodowa 55, Krakow, Poland

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A place to contemplate and remember

Few of the people murdered during the holocaust are buried in this cemetery. However, a great many of the headstones and memorials commemorate their lives and mourn their deaths... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 14, 2007
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California
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22 reviews 22 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2012

When you first walk in there is a monument built from the broken headstones created during the Nazi occupation. The outer wall on the side adjacent to the monument is also created using these headstones. Its sad to see that there can be such carelessness regarding human life. If you like cemetaries then it is a must. If you want... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 28, 2012

the wall was built from all the broken tomb stones after being destroyed by the Nazi,s

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2007

Few of the people murdered during the holocaust are buried in this cemetery. However, a great many of the headstones and memorials commemorate their lives and mourn their deaths in the 1940s. Naturally most of the monuments are scribed in Polish or Yiddish, but only a few words of Polish will serve to indicate that whole families are remembered here,... More 

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