Old Jewish Cemetery

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  • Address: Krivių g. 123, Vilnius 01210, Lithuania
  • Timings: 24-hrs Details
  • Time Required: 00:30 Mins
  • Tags: Cemetery, Family And Kids

The Old Jewish Cemetery of Vilnius is the place where you will find the famous grave of Vilna Gaon, who was a Talmudist, halakhist, kabbalist, and the foremost leader of mitnagdic (non-hasidic) Jewry. The Jewish cemeteries in Lithuania were destroyed by the Soviet regime, however, this cemetery was re-established after the fall of the former empire. Today, every Sunday, a lot of visitors come here to see the graves of their beloved, ancestors and members of Jewish community. Of all the graves, Vilna Gaon’s grave is the most visited and revered. 

How to Reach Old Jewish Cemetery

  • Kriviu st. Bus Station

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  • Old Jewish Cemetery Address: Krivių g. 123, Vilnius 01210, Lithuania
  • Old Jewish Cemetery Timing: 24-hrs
  • Best time to visit Old Jewish Cemetery(preferred time): 09:00 am - 03:00 pm
  • Time required to visit Old Jewish Cemetery: 00:30 Mins
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  • Is April Haroldas buried there.? She died on September 10, 2019

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    • The burial details at Old Jewish Cemetery are not available online. I would suggest talking to the concerned administration directly to check this information. 

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