It is Paris’s largest graveyard and the world’s most visited. Open air museum as many as 60,000 graves are masterpieces of sculpture. There are buried in a huge English garden throughout the 40 ha of land. Many historical personages are buried here such as Jim Morrison, Edith Piaf, Oscar Wilde, Frederic Chopin, Molière, etc…
Major place for historical commemorations, Pére Lachaise cemetery is still today a place for pilgrimage. As is the Wall of the Communards against which the last socialists’ resistance fighters of the Paris commune were shot in 1871.
Walking visit of 2 hours
Rate : €280