Spain / Madrid

British cemetery of Madrid

Practical info

Type of location: Cemetery

British cemetery of Madrid

Calle Comandante Fontanes, 7, 28019 Madrid

+34 917 14 64 22

The British Cemetery in Madrid – Fundación Cementerios Británicos en España (

Historical description


We know that from the tenth century onward there was a small Jewish community in Muslim-ruled Madrid. This grew considerably after the reconquest. Though hit hard by the pogroms of 1391, it was slowly built up again. It is also known that Jewish doctors such as ... Read more