CEMETERY OF RHODES
(DODECANESE ISLANDS)
 Destroyed tombs in the cemetery of Rhodes

Historical Data:  The Jewish Cemetery of Rhodes contains characteristic tombstones of cultural importance.

Area/Capacity:   15,000 sq. m.

Actual Condition:  It is guarded and surrounded by a wall.  It is in relatively good condition thanks to contributions made by Jews living abroad originating from Rhodes.

Necessary Restoration Works:  Conservation and preservation works have recently taken place, but the project is not completed due to lack of funds.

Estimated Cost:   8 million drs. ($23,000 US)

[For information about the Synagogue of Rhodes, please see this page.]
 

www.isjm.org/country/greece/rhodes.htm
last updated:  5/10/00

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