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Jewish Cemetery

ul. Abrama Cytryna | ul. Zmienna, Lodz, Poland
+48 42 656 70 19
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One of only few remnants of the rich Jewish past in Łódź

The Jewish cemetery is one of historic sights in Lodz that attract tourists - not only Jewish... read more

Reviewed January 18, 2017
Lodz, Poland

Visited by myself on a Sunday morning. Unexpectedly there was a large tour group formed, likely 100... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2017
Lodz, Poland
via mobile
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ul. Abrama Cytryna | ul. Zmienna, Lodz, Poland
+48 42 656 70 19
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Reviewed January 18, 2017

The Jewish cemetery is one of historic sights in Lodz that attract tourists - not only Jewish - from all over the world. A visitor can admire many well preserved Jewish tombstones (Matzevahs) from that necropolis and found in different locations of the city in...More

1  Thank mrpiotrp
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Visited by myself on a Sunday morning. Unexpectedly there was a large tour group formed, likely 100 people but guided in Polish so I did not join in. A bit tricky to find as you feel like you are trespassing, but once you get to...More

Thank kl4inpl
Reviewed January 13, 2017 via mobile

Cemeteries are not really tourist attractions but memorials to the lives of the people and communities buried in them. At the vast, sadly deteriorating Lodz Jewish cemetery, every step attests to a once-thriving community that was decimated by the Nazis and that has been left...More

3  Thank Miriam D
Reviewed November 6, 2016

The Cmentarz żydowski w Łodzi - Jewish cemetery in Lodz, is a place of profound emotional impact. The site has largely returned to forest, where huge trees draped with vines overshadow thousands of memorial stones, statues, and crumbling fences. Some of the memorials have been...More

Thank Andy M
Reviewed October 10, 2016

Wandered through , lots of monuments to the city's Jewish heritage & its patrons , A memorial to the Jews murdered by the Germans in WW2

Thank dfilion
Reviewed September 3, 2016

part of a roots visit and the berth place of my father . was not aware of many aspects of the community, the ghetto and others. the lady at the office was very friendly and because it was Sunday and the main office was closed...More

Thank Kobi S
Reviewed August 25, 2016

Astonishingly large site. Here you can find the last resting place of everyone from paupers to millionaire industrialists. It is quiet here and solemn, a place for stillness and reflection. Much work has been done to clear and preserve the site but there is years...More

1  Thank TravellingPandaA2B
Reviewed August 3, 2016

This was an intense visit. As stated in other reviews, the Jewish Cemetery in Lodz is an incredibly impressive and sad place. You get a more complete understanding of the Jewish community pre WWII and when the history changes with the Nazis. It’s very visual...More

6  Thank k l
Reviewed July 28, 2016

Certainly worth a visit. The air is still and there is somewhat haunting feel given the history of this cemetery.

Thank John J
Reviewed July 12, 2016

The Jewish Cemetery in Lodz is an incredibly impressive but also very sad site. In order to understand the history of Lodz and the role of the Jewish community in it, before it was eradicated by the Nazis, one should visit. It is not that...More

2  Thank Mark G
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