Public Institution "Lazdijai Tourism Information Center"

The old Jewish cemetery in Kapčiamiestis town

Jewish heritage


Tombstones of various forms of granite and field stones with carved memorial inscriptions in Hebrew characters. Trees grow in the whole territory of the cemetery, the territory of the cemetery is surrounded by a wooden fence, an information monument of pink granite has been erected with the inscription in Hebrew and Lithuanian: "OLD JEWISH CEMETERY"

Information and photos from the website of the Department of Cultural Heritage under the Ministry of Culture; Register of Immovable Cultural Property, unique code of the object 20815