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Buffalo, New York
Blue Sky Mausoleum
This unique crypt designed by Frank Lloyd Wright for his longtime friend was not completed in either man's lifetime.
Added by bradleycastiglia
Eight naturally mummified bodies in glass coffins are housed in an underground crypt.
Added by luismoravin
São Paulo, Brazil
The Crypt of the São Paulo Cathedral
The crypts are so large they're basically their own underground church.
Added by Airton Morassi
La Crypte Archéologique de Nice
The construction of a tram line unveiled hidden remnants of the old medieval city.
Added by menges15
Santa Maria delle Anime del Purgatorio ad Arco
The Neapolitan Cult of the Dead still cares for the skulls at this mini-Fontanelle.
Added by Corpse Altar
Catacombs at Templo Expiatorio
A neo-Gothic temple in central Mexico featuring a labyrinthine network of crypts.
Added by EdgarMedina
Gravestone of Henry Croft
The original pearly king.
Added by A secret club
A 19th century family buried their dead among the pines, beneath gravestones styled after ancient Scottish cairns.
Added by Staci
The Crypt of the Original Sin
A cave in southern Italy adorned with thousand-year-old Biblical frescoes existed in obscurity until fairly recently.
Added by pn161220
San Thome Basilica
This Gothic-style church is reputedly built atop the remains of one of Jesus's apostles.
Added by lucasstrittmatter
A peculiar family mausoleum built by a German nobleman captivated by the occult.
Added by AdamTKincaid
Arciconfraternita Santa Maria dell'Orazione e Morte
At the crypt of St. Mary of Eulogies and the Dead you are left alone to ponder mortality among piles of skulls.
Added by CadaverFormosus
Dargavs Village: City of the Dead
This ancient village and its adjoining cemetery have a beautiful history of death and remembrance.
Added by ekoptev
Melník Chapel of Bones
Underneath this small church are 15,000 bones, arranged by an obsessive academic.
Added by CPilgrim
The design of this historic domed church was influenced by Thomas Jefferson and intended as a statement of religious freedom.
Added by OrangeNJson
Los Angeles, California
Marilyn Monroe's Grave
Her final resting place was intended to be modest and private, but the power of her popularity continues to draw visitors.
Added by aprilmackillins
Crypt Beneath St. Joseph des Carmes
The recovered bones of martyrs slaughtered during The Terror are on display in this church crypt.
Added by Meg
Brooklyn, New York
First Maryland Regiment Mass Grave
The mass grave of a heroic Revolutionary War regiment sits below an empty lot near the Gowanus Canal.
Added by Oliver Hong
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