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Old Jewish Cemetery

Battonnstrasse, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
+49 69 768036790
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A moving experience

I had briefly seen the Old Jewish cemetery on a Frankfurt city tour & felt I'd like to take a... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
John H
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London, United Kingdom
Never forget!!

The cemetery is located next to the Jewish museum. The walls of the cemetery are covered from... read more

Reviewed 10 March 2018
VicKy_6655
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Ashkelon, Israel
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“nazi regime” (2 reviews)
“jews” (4 reviews)
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Battonnstrasse, 60311 Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany
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+49 69 768036790
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I had briefly seen the Old Jewish cemetery on a Frankfurt city tour & felt I'd like to take a closer look. This is the oldest Jewish cemetery in Frankfurt & was actively used from 1270 to 1828. It is now enclosed by the Jewish...More

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Reviewed 10 March 2018

The cemetery is located next to the Jewish museum. The walls of the cemetery are covered from outside with more than 10,000 names of Jews lived in Frankfurt and who were murdered during the Nazi regime. The place makes you feel bad as such a...More

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Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

Very well preserved. The memorial is along the walls of the cemetery. Spent about an hour here. It makes you feel the difficulties they must have felt, the number of names along the walls..

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Reviewed 21 May 2017

I had planned to go to the Jewish Museum, but it is under renovation so I went to Judengasse Museum and Old Jewish Cemetery instead. Sobering to see all the little memorials on the walls of the cemetery remembering Frankfurt's Jews who lost their lives...More

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Reviewed 2 May 2017

Very nice graveyard, a lot of big trees shading it, with also an interesting, touching wall around it.

Thank Jurgen B
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Reviewed 1 May 2017 via mobile

If you want to be surrounded by memories and dive through your inner soul, meditating from the hustle of the city, this is the place to go.

Thank Fabian K
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Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

I love coming here and finding my inner peace moment surrounded by trees and memories. It is a sacred place you should see to meditate.

Thank Fabian K
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Reviewed 28 August 2016

The cemetery is located next to the Jewish museum. You can get the keys from the Jewish museum reception. The walls of the cemetery are covered from outside with 11,000 names of Frankfurt Jews that were murdered during the Nazi regime. Where there is no...More

1  Thank Giora_I_L
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Reviewed 5 April 2016

The Old Jewish Cemetery is right next to Museum Judengrasse. You ask for the key to the cemetery at the museum. They will ask you for a passport of driver's licence to hold onto while you got look around. Outside on the walls of the...More

Thank Shane S
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Reviewed 4 December 2015

Seeing the old stones, many of which have been broken or moved, poignantly illustrates the plight of the Jews in Germany. Recommended.

1  Thank FactotumDellaCitta
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