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Fascinating!

As bizarre as this may sound... I love this place. Peaceful with ornate graves and monuments... read more

Reviewed 25 October 2017
Bellylou
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Hertford, United Kingdom
via mobile
I know why not open at night!

A massive cemetery dating back almost 200 years and still in us and it is considered modern in this... read more

Reviewed 28 July 2017
D8821PSfredb
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Sydney, Australia
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25 Oct 2017
“Fascinating! ”
27 Jul 2017
“I know why not open at night!”
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Reviewed 25 October 2017 via mobile

As bizarre as this may sound... I love this place. Peaceful with ornate graves and monuments. Definitely worth a visit if you are local.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Bellylou
Reviewed 28 July 2017 via mobile

A massive cemetery dating back almost 200 years and still in us and it is considered modern in this part of the world. Initially used to for the those killed during a civil war and cholera epidemic. This was an intriguing, if somewhat bizarre way...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank D8821PSfredb
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

Historical location. It was kind of weird to be there during a funeral but the staff kindly showed us the way to another part of the cemetery. It is very big and is worth visiting.

Date of experience: July 2017
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Reviewed 12 May 2017

I have visited all the cemeteries in Portugal. This one was by far the creepiest. I couldn't stay here long because it creeped me out. I think it's because the others were in large areas with a lot of space. This one seemed more confined...More

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank Gazrob
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

I remember going to this cemetery since I was a child with my grandparents but I don't have really good memories of it! The place is not the one to blame,the problem are my memories,so I just go there to pay my respects and not...More

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Raquel_Leite
Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Admittedly not your average tourist attraction, but a real contrast to U.K. Cemeteries. Huge tombs, some with exposed coffins. Definitely worth. Trip if you're in the area.

Date of experience: October 2016
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