US Commission No. SLCE000277
Mojmirovce is located S of Nitra. Last known Jewish burial was in 1977. The flat urban site, separate but near other cemeteries, has no sign or marker. Reached by crossing a garden, access is open to all via a fence and a locking gate. Present size of the cemetery is 30x100 meters. 100-500 19th-20th century marble, granite, and sandstone flat shaped tombstones or finely smoothed and inscribed stones are in original locations. Inscriptions are German, Hebrew, and Slovakian. The property is Jewish cemetery only. Adjacent properties are residential and cemetery. The pre- and post-1939 boundaries are the same. Occasionally, private visitors stop. Restoration: Re-erection of stones, patching broken stones, cleaning stones, and clearing vegetation. There is a regular caretaker. No threats.
Map of Village
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