Jewish cemetery (Nýrsko)

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Coordinates: 49 ° 17 ′ 5.7 "  N , 13 ° 9 ′ 4.5"  E

Map: Czech Republic
Jewish cemetery (Nýrsko)
Czech Republic
Entrance to the Jewish cemetery in Nýrsko

The Jewish cemetery in Nýrsko (German Neuern ), a town in the Okres Klatovy in the Czech Republic , is said to have been laid out in the 15th century. The Jewish cemetery on a hill in the direction of Böhmisch Eisenstein has been a protected cultural monument since 1988 .

There are still around 350 gravestones ( Mazevot ) left in the cemetery .


  • Klaus-Dieter Alicke: Lexicon of the Jewish communities in the German-speaking area. Volume 2: Großbock - Ochtendung. Gütersloher Verlagshaus, Gütersloh 2008, ISBN 978-3-579-08078-9 ( online edition ).

Web links

Commons : Jewish Cemetery (Nýrsko)  - collection of pictures, videos and audio files

Individual evidence

  1. Description as a cultural monument