Lezajsk Jewish Cemetery
The cemetery starts at the crossroad of Studzienna and Górna streets and covers the eastern side of Górna Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
There is an iron fence 1.5m high, with an iron and brick gate.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery is located in an urban forested area, surrounded by residential properties. Trees and bushes grow inside the cemetery and the ground is covered with foliage.
Number of existing gravestones
100. There are 60 intact tombstones, standing in rows. Some tombstones (mostly fragments) are stocked in piles. Some tombstones were returned to the cemetery from the pavement of themarket square and some were found during the construction works of towns roundabout in 2001.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Preserved construction on site
There is a brick ohel dedicated to Tzaddik Elimelech of Leżajsk. It was built in the 1960s and renewed in 1988 by the Nisselbaum foundation.