Skoczow Jewish Cemetery
2, Ptasia Street.
Is the cemetery demolished
Type and height of existing fence
The cemetery has a metal fence on a concrete base, about 1.7 meters in height, with a decorated entrance gate and door.
Fenced and protected Jewish cemetery
General site condition
The Jewish cemetery of Skoczów is situated on a meadow with rare trees on the western border of the village of Wilamowice and the town of Skoczów. The cemetery area is well-maintained and fenced. A few tombstones have survived in the original places.
Number of existing gravestones
56 tombstones. Fourteen tombstones and pedestals of tombstones have been preserved in their original places and 42 tombstones placed in a lapidarium. The tombstones are installed vertically into the ground around the alleys in the shape of a Star of David.
Date of oldest tombstone
Date of newest tombstone
Urgency of erecting a fence
Fence is not needed
Preserved construction on site
There is a memorial stone to the Silesian Jews of Ciezsyn country who were murdered during the Shoah. The caretaker's house, which is currently inhabited, has been preserved in the cemetery