Waldheim Jewish Cemetery

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Waldheim Jewish Cemetery

Also known as Jewish Waldheim Cemeteries

1400 Des Plaines Avenue
Forest Park, Cook County, Illinois, 60130 USA
Phone 708-366-4541
Memorials 90,100 added (47% photographed)

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Toll Free (outside of Illinois) : (800) 222-4541

Email: office@waldheimcemetery.com

Waldheim Jewish Cemetery was founded in 1873. With over 200,000 burials, it is the largest Jewish cemetery in the Chicagoland area and one of the largest, oldest and still active Jewish cemeteries in the United States. The cemetery consists of 300 gates, each representing a different Jewish organization.

Cemetery Hours:
Monday - Friday: 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM
Sunday: 9:00 AM - 3:00 PM

Closed on Saturdays and all major Jewish holidays.


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GPS Coordinates: 41.85991, -87.8196

  • Added: 2 Jan 2000
  • Find A Grave Cemetery: #108709