Kishinev Skulyanka Jewish Cemetery (Preserved part)
1, Milano Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
There is a masonry wall, partially constructed from broken matzevot.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The site has recently been cleaned up, and is in the process of restoration.
Number of existing gravestones
About 23,500 (23.430 counted in 2003)
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Preserved construction on site
The site contains the ruins of Beit-Tahara
The preserved section of the “Skulyanka” Jewish cemetery dates back to the early 20th century, and is marked on maps of the region from the 1930s. The cemetery is still in use. The older section was constructed in the early 19th century, and is marked on maps of the region from 1817. It was demolished and built over in the 1950s.