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Emotional grave site

It's worth visiting this site if you honour'the life of the man buried there. Very meaningful for... read more

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JustSwanning
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Difficult to find, touching visit

After having read the novel and watched the movie "Schindler's list" it was a big wish to visit... read more

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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It's worth visiting this site if you honour'the life of the man buried there. Very meaningful for many who know his story. Many posts have the wrong location. It is across the road from the Zion gate in the Roman Catholic cemetery. For accurate info...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After having read the novel and watched the movie "Schindler's list" it was a big wish to visit Oskar Schindler's grave at the protestant graveyard on Mount Zion. It was, however, very difficult to find the graveyard. We walked around on Mount Zion for more...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I was really looking forward to seeing his grave, unfortunately the cemetery was dirty. The entrance didn’t even have a sign. We also went several times and it was closed at different hours throughout different days. I don’t know if there is an official time...More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 10 November 2018

While walking from King Davids tomb, stumbled upon Oscar Schindler's grave. The gates were closed. He was a German industrialist and a member of the Nazi Party who is credited with saving the lives of 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust.

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 25 July 2018 via mobile

We tried to visit but the gates were all closed and locked. Thought it was strange that you could not get in on a weekday. Anyway, we did look in and saw his grave with all of the stone. Very sad that the surrounds of...More

Date of experience: July 2018
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Reviewed 13 March 2018

This necropolis appears to have many names: Catholic Franciscan, or Mount Zion Cemetery, among many. It’s best known for Oskar Schindler’s grave. German-born Oskar Schindler (1908–1974) was a Nazi party member credited for saving the lives of 1,200 Jews during the Holocaust. Schindler is the...More

Date of experience: December 2017
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Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

Watched the movie about Oskar Schlinder years ago ( Schlinders List) and have always wanted to visit his grave when I was in Jerusalem again. This man used his influence and money to spare many Jewish peoples lives (1200) by employing them at his factory...More

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 3 May 2017

A popular place to visit at Mt. Zion area is the Grave of Oskar Schindler, an industrialist and member of the Nazi party but is long remembered and revered for his efforts to save Jewish lives through the creation of jobs during the Holocaust. The...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed 25 April 2017

The cemetery is not well preserved however, if you are a Schindler admire like me, you will find the visit very emotional (specially if you remember to take a rock with you to leave on his grave as a gratitude for his actions during the...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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Reviewed 23 April 2017 via mobile

This man's life is a reflection of how amazingly flexibe and transformative human beings are when we take the time to see life outside of our selves! This man changed his life from a very superficial/all for me lifestyle to one of selflessness and compassion...More

Date of experience: April 2017
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victoriah346
5 September 2018|
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Response from DeanMurphy2020 | Reviewed this property |
Victoriah: When there last December, the gates were closed at dark. Much political turmoil has occurred in Jerusalem since, so hours may have changed. Please take note that Oskar Shindler's grave is the only one of a non-Jew... More
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miles1dean
24 June 2017|
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Response from AttyVette | Reviewed this property |
Two reasons-- I have been told that laying the rocks on graves is a sign of remembrance. Another reason for the stones on graves is that the stones ( note all the stones on Jewish graves ) will be used to rebuild the temple... More
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