Warsaw Jewish Cemetery
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Directions to Warsaw Jewish Cemetery
The Jewish Religious Community of Warsaw is its sole owner. The Okopowa Street Cemetery remains Warsaw’s only active Jewish cemetery; burials are still conducted there. It is a place of reverence and reverie bound by laws applicable in perpetuity. Its land and burials are inviolable, while the men entering it are required to cover their heads.
This Jewish cemetery is also a unique landmark of Warsaw visited by tens of thousands of tourists every year. It was listed in the register of historical buildings and monuments in the year 1973 and remains under the protection of the Office of Historic Preservation of the Capital City of Warsaw.
Monday to Thursday: 10.00 am to 5.00 pm
Fridays: 9.00 am to 1.00 pm
Sundays: 9.00 am to 4.00 pm
Admission charge: 10 PLN
The cemetery is closed on the Jewish and Polish holydays.
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