Thessaloniki New Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Greece
Region
Central Macedonia
District
Thessaloniki
Settlement
Thessaloniki
Site address
Thessaloniki New Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
40.66496, 22.93036
Perimeter length
578 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Unknown
General site condition
The operating cemetery is well-maintained.
Number of existing gravestones
Around 1000
Date of oldest tombstone
1952
Date of newest tombstone
2018
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is a beit-tahara on the cemetery site, as well as a memorial to Holocaust victims, constructed in 1968. The cemetery also houses a memorial to Thessaloniki’s old and destroyed Jewish cemetery.
Drone surveys
Yes

Historical overview