Zapyskis Jewish Cemetery

Cemetery Information

Country
Lithuania
Region
Kaunas
District
Kaunas
Settlement
Zapyskis
Site address
Zapyskis Jewish Cemetery
GPS coordinates
54.926480, 23.678360
Perimeter length
240 metres
Is the cemetery demolished
no
Type and height of existing fence
Type of the fence
Preservation condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery. The cemetery is located in the woods and is therefore somewhat overgrown.
Number of existing gravestones
60
Date of oldest tombstone
1905
Date of newest tombstone
1931
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Land ownership
Property of local community
Preserved construction on site
There is memorial dedicated to a historic Jewish cemetery and the people buried therein.
Drone surveys
No

Historical overview

The exact period of the cemetery’s establishment is unknown. However, according to epigraphic data, it already existed in the early 20th century.

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