Riscani Old Jewish Cemetery
No administrative division by regions
1 Eminescu Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
Demolished and overbuilt Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The cemetery’s former site is now a public park.
Number of existing gravestones
Multiple fragments of matzevot were discovered in the park.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
The exact period of the cemetery’s foundation is unknown. However, it was marked on maps of the region from 1868, 1910, and 1941. The cemetery was most likely in use until WWII, and was presumably demolished in the 1950s-60s.