Boryspil’ Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Ukraine
Region
Kyiv
District
Boryspil'
Settlement
Boryspil'
Site address
Boryspil' Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
50.35215,30.93709
Perimeter length
330 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
yes
Type and height of existing fence
No fence
Preservation condition
Jewish section
General site condition
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery. Blocks of flats have been built over the cemetery’s western section. The eastern section is now a public park.
Number of existing gravestones
No tombstones preserved
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview

The date of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. However, it was most likely founded in the 19th century, as it appears on old maps of the region. According to locals, it was demolished during the Soviet era. Today no visible traces of the cemetery or its boundaries remain.