Cementerio Municipal, Punta Arenas

Pay your respects to some of Chile's best-known historical figures at Cementerio Municipal. Established in 1894, the immaculately maintained cemetery houses the remains the Menendez-Montes, Braun Hamburger, and Blanchard family members. Wander around the solemn grounds and appreciate the work that has gone into the elaborate headstones, which commemorate Chileans of remarkable wealth. Use our Punta Arenas driving holiday app to visit Cementerio Municipal on your trip to Punta Arenas, and learn what else travelers and our writers recommend seeing nearby.
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  • It is a very beautiful cemetery, which is with flowers and natural vegetation. If you know him, be respectful of the place and the people who are going to visit their deceased loved ones. Keep quiet and enjoy the beautiful scenery, it is seen as a place of joy, tranquility and peace.
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  • If you walk through here you get an impression of the self-image of the local landowners; imposing mausoleums.
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  • Very calm and artistic cemetery. The trees are incredible.
  • Didn't know what to expect but every one recommended it. Only thing I'm bummed about is wishing I had more time as I did this in an hour before I had to leave...bad decision as I didn't get through even half of it. Beautiful place, rich history, and you could kill a half day here with ease.
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