Things to see Paris: Père Lachaise

Père Lachaise was opened in 1804 and is the largest cemetery in the city of Paris. It is reputed to be the world's most visited cemetery, especially on account of the high-profile graves of those who have enhanced French culture, education and life in general over the past 200 years. Prepare for your visit here.

  • Things to see Paris: Père Lachaise
  • Situated in the 20th district
  • 70,000 graves
  • Representations of funeral art
  • Greenery and park spaces