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Jewish Cemetery, Trebic, Czech Republic
Czech Republic

Židovský hřbitov v Třebíči je druhý největší v České republice. Je to národní kulturní památka. Rozkládá se na severní stráni Hrádku na ploše 11 678 m². Lze na něm najít 2600 náhrobků, z nichž je nejstarší dosud čitelný datován rokem 1625. Pochováno zde bylo asi 11 000 lidí.

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