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Ioannina Holocaust Memorial

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Ioannina Holocaust Memorial

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Basic Information

Location 39°40′N 20°51′E
Country Greece
City Ioannina

General Information

Open to visitors no
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://www.kis.gr/en/index.php?option=com_content&view=category&id=31&layout=blog&Itemid=62
Geographical Coordinates 39.66665,20.84994



Summary

A monument dedicated to the thousands of Greek Jews who perished during the Holocaust was constructed in the city in a 13th-century Jewish cemetery. In 2003 the memorial was vandalized by unknown anti-Semites with slogans like "Death to Jews" and "Jews Out" written all over it.


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