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Rahumäe Cemetery

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Rahumäe Cemetery

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Basic Information

Location 59°23′31″N 24°42′18″E
Country Estonia
City Tallin

General Information

Open to visitors yes
Need appointment no
Handicap accessibility no
Website http://www.tourism.tallinn.ee/eng/fpage/explore/cemeteries#!p_176715
Geographical Coordinates 59.39173,24.70511


Summary

Rahumäe cemetery (Estonian: Rahumäe kalmistu) is a cemetery located at Rahumäe in Nõmme District, Tallinn, Estonia. This municipal cemetery was established in 1903 on 29 hectares of land to meet the needs of the growing population of Tallinn. A number of congregations are present including a Jewish section established in 1909. This forested cemetery is notable for its many works by famous sculptures and chapels present within its grounds.


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