Cementerio Central, Bogota

3.9
Central Cemetery of Bogotá is one of the main and most famous cemeteries in Colombia located in Bogotá. Houses several national heroes, poets and former Colombian presidents. It was opened in 1836 and was declared National Monument in 1984. Some of the sculptors of the mausoleums are Tenerani and Sighinolfi.
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  • I walked the 2km from my hotel one sunny morning to this large cemetery near a Transmillinio bus station on the busy Avenida de El Dorado. There is a huge horseshoe shaped mausoleum wall that...  more »
  • Since 1836 people have been buried here. For some time the Catholic church was in charge of the cemetery, but after the civil war anyone could be burried here including people who committed suicide...  more »
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  • Interesting cemetery but Fyi photos are not allowed at all. Security was strict on it.
  • A strange, bizarre and amazing sight in Bogotá. Make sure you find the graves where people go to ask for miracles.
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