European Heritage Days 2021 at Paris Père-Lachaise cemetery

Published by Laurent P., Anne-christine C. · Published on 16 September 2021 at 11h03
For European Heritage Days 2021, the Père-Lachaise cemetery provides you with guided tours themed on great men. Meet on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021 for an uncommon walk in the heart of the cemetery.

For European Heritage Days 2021 in Paris, the Père-Lachaise cemetery provides you with free guided tours open to all. Meet at the main gate of the cemetery on Saturday September 18 and Sunday 19, 2021 for a discovery walk in one of the Paris cemeteries.

Considered as one of most famous cemeteries in the world, the Père-Lachaise cemetery is an unmissable landmark in Paris. It’s actually the largest cemetery within Paris. Whether it’s for its history, for the celebrities resting there, its funeral arts or its legends, the Père-Lachaise unleashes passions.

For these European Heritage Days, explore the paths of the Père-Lachaise cemetery and be carried away by the tale of the lives of great men that made of the cemetery their last home. Sarah Bernhardt, Jim Morrison, Frédéric Chopin, Édith Piaf, Yves Montand, Alain Bashung, Henri Salvador, Balzac... They all rest there. A fascinating place mixing art, history and nature: to discover urgently!  

Practical information

Dates and Opening Time
From 18 September 2021 to 19 September 2021



    Boulevard de Ménilmontant
    75020 Paris 20


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