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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
Hohenzollern Crypt in the Berlin Cathedral
Beneath the impressive baroque cathedral that rises from the center of Berlin lies the largest collection of Prussian royals in the world.
Added by Lars of the Jungle
Prince Demetrius Gallitzin Crypt
The mortal remains of a Russian prince, priest and paranormal investigator who came to America in 1792.
Added by Stephen J Taylor
Explorations and Exhumations at Laurel Hill Cemetery
An evening of sepulchral exploration among those immortalized inhabitants who call Laurel Hill home.
San Andres de Giles, Argentina
Abandoned Cemetery of San Andres de Giles
Crumbling crypts and overgrown graves rise just out of arm's reach in this forgotten Buenos Aires graveyard
Added by PerlaK
The Phillips Mausoleum
This historic crypt was said to have been designed and built by the very person who is buried inside of it
Added by Mom0ja
Marcos Museum and Mausoleum
The late, disgraced President's embalmed remains displayed for all to see… theoretically
Added by mratomic
This network of conjoined cellars was riddled with traps and supposedly allowed the townspeople to pretend their homes were deserted
Added by EricGrundhauser
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