Explore Paris' Pere Lachaise Cemetery with a private audio tour available on WeGoTrip App (included).
Your rendezvous with Paris’ famous dead begins in the morning at Alexandre Dumas metro station.
Stroll into Père Lachaise Cemetery, the city’s most visited graveyard. Spanning 110 acres (44 hectares), this cemetery houses hundreds of thousands of the city’s famous and infamous dead in tombs of varying extravagance.
Hear about some of the site’s famous artists, musicians and writers that rest here such as Edith Piaf, Molière, Chopin, Proust, Delacroix, Jim Morrison and Oscar Wilde.
As you experience the haunting magnificence of the cemetery, you’ll learn tragic histories of lovers like Heloïse and Abelard – united in a single tomb in 1817 after centuries apart and so much more.
The multimedia tour on the mobile app is the best way to enjoy the tour at your own pace and be independent of a group tour.
Your audio tour concludes at Porte du Rèpos near the Philippe Auguste metro stop.