Pere Lachaise Cemetary is the resting place for many notable figures from the past, such as Oscar Wilde and Edith Piaf. Discover the world's most famous graveyard when you take our fantastic tour.
Père Lachaise Cemetery Tour
We will meet next to the Philippe Auguste metro station, close to the Père Lachaise cemetery. From there it's just a few meters to the entrance of one of the most famous cemeteries in the world.
Once inside, we'll begin our two-hour guided tour during which you will delve into the history surrounding the captivating graveyard and discover the tombs of famous people such as singer Edith Piaf, actor Yves Montand, and composer Chopin. Did you know that this idyllic corner of the city is the largest green space in the French capital?
During the tour of the Père Lachaise cemetery, we will visit the tomb of Jim Morrison, lead singer of the rock band The Doors, and the tomb of the Irish writer Oscar Wilde, whose grave is completely covered with the marks of kisses.
Along the route, you will hear all the fascinating legends and mysteries surrounding one of the most enigmatic locations in Paris. Rumours abound that some restless souls have been seen creeping through the neighbourhood streets in the dead of night.
The tour will come to an end at the Père Lachaise cemetery.
The tour may be given in multiple languages when the size of the group is small.
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Children under 12 years oldFree
Please check local restrictions before traveling. All of our services comply with recommendations to avoid the spread of Covid-19.
The activity takes place with a guide that speaks in English, although it may occasionally be done in two languages.
Guide in English.
Entry to the Père Lachaise cemetery.
Drinks and Meals.
When to book?
You can book up until 1.5 hours before the activity as long as there are still places. Book now to guarantee your spot.
Type of voucher
Electronic. Show the voucher on your phone.
Not wheelchair accessible.
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No printing of documentation required.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
If you have any other questions please contact us.
Philippe Auguste metro station.