Gliwice Old Jewish Cemetery
7, Adjacent to Na Piasku Street. The Jewish cemetery is situated in a wooded area between Na Piasku and Okopowa streets. The building on Na Piasku, 7 is situated south of the cemetery entrance.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
There is a brick wall of different heights. In some areas, the wall is so short that it can be easily climbed to enter the cemetery.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The Old Jewish cemetery is situated in an industrial area, with the northern border of the site adjoining railway tracks. The cemetery is overgrown and littered and many gravestones are broken. The cemetery is inhabited by many wild cats. Tombstones and the remnants of the beit tahara are present.
Number of existing gravestones
About 600 tombstones are present at the site, most of which are broken. Some tombstones from 1900-1930 are embedded into the inner side of the cemetery wall.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Preserved construction on site
The remains of beit tahara.