The Official Development Agency of the City of Vilnius

Monument of the Former Jewish Cemetery

A special monument marks the place where the Jewish cemetery in Šnipiškės once was.

Other Jewish Cemeteries: Former Jewish Cemetery in Olandų street, Jewish public and religious figures rest in the cemetery, Jewish Cemetery in Sudervės street.

Perhaps the most prominent person buried here is the Vilna Gaon. In total, there are more than 70,000 people buried in the cemetery, which consists of a territory of 11 hectares. A Jewish cemetery was located until 1946, but in 1961-1963 the Soviet government destroyed it.

Address:
Olimpiečių, VilniusGoogle Maps
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