Warsaw Jewish Cemetery
Are you a business owner in Warsaw?
Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Warsaw.
- Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
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.
You may also like
Warsaw Rising MuseumCity-Center, Warsaw
The 1944 Warsaw Uprising and subsequent destruction of the city are central to modern Warsaw's identity. The entire city, rebuilt with loving accuracy by its citizens wit...
Copernicus Science CentreCity Center, Warsaw
Back in the 1990s, Polish Radio began organising outdoor science and culture themed picnic events, where families could come and try fun hands-on experiments..........
Polin -Museum Of The History Of Polish JewsCity Center, Warsaw
The Museum of the History of Polish Jews opened its doors to the public in April 2013. It currently functions as a cultural and educational center with a rich cultural pr...
PragaPraga - North, Warsaw
Once a disreputable run-down neighbourhood, Warsaw's right bank district of Praga is undergoing a rapid transformation. In recent years, it has become something of a fash...
National Museum in WarsawCity-Center, Warsaw
Warsaw is chock full of art galleries and fascinating museums. If you've only got time (or patience) for one collection of artwork, make it the National Museum.............
Old Town - StarowkaOld-Town, Warsaw
Warsaw's exquisitely reconstructed Old Town (locally called Starowka) is peaceful, quaint and picturesque, with narrow cobbled streets, colourful façades and archways le...
Lazienki Park - The Royal BathLazienki, Warsaw
Lazienki Park must be the loveliest, most enchanting city park in Europe. Right in the heart of the city, just south of the Old Town and Royal Route, it was once a countr...
Jewish WarsawCity-Center, Warsaw
When over 80 percent of Warsaw was destroyed after the Second World War, much more was lost than buildings and the history written in them.............
Royal Castle & Castle SquareOld-Town, Warsaw
In 1596, the Polish capital moved from Krakow to Warsaw, recognizing the younger city's central location between the far-reaching points of the rapidly expanding Commonwe...
One Day TourŻyrardów
One Day Tour – specializes in one tour excursions within up to 150 km radius of Warsaw. We have something for everyone: the lovers of adventure; explorers of culture and customs, fans of Chopin, enthusiasts of good food, relax seekers anxious to try unique beer baths, admirers of old crafts willing to try their hand at hammering out own lucky horseshoe or baking gingerbread cookies in Toruń. ..