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New Jewish Cemetery

ul. Miodowa 55, Krakow 31-036, Poland
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ul. Miodowa 55, Krakow 31-036, Poland
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I happened to visit this place one evening when it was raining in Krakow. I was scared and horribly haunted by the evil memories at this place. Not a must visit placed because this is really dark.

Thank LakshayNanda
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The New Jewish Cemetery may not seem like a place that you would automatically think you should visit but if you've an interest in the events and the history of Krakow not just during the dark days of WW2 but before this time then a...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 24 July 2017

This unique cemetary is an impressive monument of a culture that practically has vanished. Most of the very old tombstones are covered by feral flora. This is a site of silence at the heart of a busy city. A site to commemorate and respect. Worth...More

Thank matthew835
Reviewed 19 June 2017

Cemeteries are special and the ones that are in a state of decay even more so. The history and tranquility makes this a very special place.

Thank Per N
Reviewed 1 June 2017 via mobile

I attempted to visit this cemetery twice and both times I was disappointed. The lonely planet guide book says it is open until 6pm. I got their on a Monday at 4 and it closed at 3:30 (there was a handwritten sign stuck on the...More

Thank Tashdog09
Reviewed 17 April 2017

This Jewish cemetery in Krakow, is a huge place where you can see numerous headstones from 1820 to nowadays. Personally, I appreciated the cemetery and if you are planning to visit Auschwitz ,you should go to this quite and touching place.

Thank olivehoover
Reviewed 11 April 2017

It may seem odd visiting a Cemetery but given the location and the historic events of WW2 a visit to this site is not so strange. Although called the "New" Jewish Cemetery some of the graves are pretty old. The Nazi regime tried to destroy...More

Thank Alan H
Reviewed 19 March 2017 via mobile

Having had a walking tour of the Jewish quarter and been on the tour to auschwitz-birkenau a walk around this cemetery was and still is very thought provoking and really brings the horrors home . To see headstones with whole families on , with the...More

Thank frostn
Reviewed 5 March 2017 via mobile

As usual it never fails to amaze. The history and culture that surrounds the area is beautiful and thought provoking.

Thank Stuart80
Reviewed 26 January 2017 via mobile

We had just been to auschwitz and wanted to follow some of the continued history. It was surreal and we walked around it reading some of the head stones which were dedicated to the poor souls who lost their lives during the holocaust. I have...More

Thank Zoe T
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