TicketsToDo Logo

Paris Catacombs

The Catacombs of Paris are a grim yet beautiful reminder of the city’s significant history


  • No Cancelation
  • Fixed Date Ticket

  • Discover a darker side to the "City of Lights" beneath the streets of Paris
  • Explore over 2,000 years of Parisian history
  • Come face to face with the skeletal remains of the city's past

Package Options



What To Expect

Discover a world beneath the streets of Paris and see tunnels and rooms decorated with the human bones and skulls of around 6 million Parisians The Catacombs of Paris are a grim yet beautiful reminder of the city’s significant history. As a way to combat overflowing cemeteries during the Middle Ages, the capitol decided to transform its mines into an underground burial site. Gradually, the city relocated millions of dead bodies to a complex series of interconnected tunnels and rooms, creating a massive 300km stretch of ossuary that has shaped the Paris we know today From the role the Catacombs played in the French Revolution and Hitler’s regime, to the impact this network of underground tunnels continues to have on the city, Explore over 2,000 years of Parisian history in this incredible tour. Since the day they were created, the mysterious ossuaries aroused curiosity, and they continue to do so today

What to expect


Activity Information

Additional Information:

Know Before You Go:

1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris

Address:

  • 5 Avenue du Général Leclerc, Paris
  • 1 Avenue du Colonel Henri Rol-Tanguy, 75014 Paris, France
About UsTerm of UseHelp
Visit Desktop Site
©2012 - 2019 Digital Conversions Media DMCC. All Rights Reserved.