Pabianice Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Poland
Region
Łódzkie Voivodeship
District
Pabianice
Settlement
Pabianice
Site address
57, Jana Pawła II Street.
GPS coordinates
51.6557319, 19.3346071
Perimeter length
392 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
There is a concrete wall about 1.6m high with a metal gate.
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
It is a well-preserved Jewish cemetery. The area of the cemetery was reduced in the late 1960s. Many tombstones have been preserved in situ and are in good condition, there are also some fragments. The cemetery is partly ovegrown with grass and bushes, however the tombstones are visible. Litter was found at the site.
Number of existing gravestones
About 1300. Many tombstones have been preserved. Some of the matzevot are polychrome( some original and some renovated). Many very richly ornamented matzevot have great artistic value. There are many broken tombstones as well, with missing parts.
Date of oldest tombstone
1900
Date of newest tombstone
1934
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Other
Preserved construction on site
No
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview