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Jewish Cemetery of Soroca

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Jewish Cemetery of Soroca

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Location Soroca, Moldova
Country Moldova, Republic of
City Soroca

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Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Geographical Coordinates 48.16667,28.3

Summary

The Jewish Cemetery of Soroca has about 20,000 gravestones and a monument for victims of the Holocaust. The cemetery is surrounded by a gate, which is half broken. The cemetery is not in good shape as many of the gravestones are toppled or broken and it is often vandalized. Nevertheless it is cleaned and restored twice a year and is frequently visited.

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