Cimetiere des Gonards, Versailles

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#17 of 22 in Historic Sites in Versailles
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The Cimetière des Gonards is the largest cemetery in Versailles on the outskirts of Paris. It began operations in 1879. The cemetery covers an area of 13 hectares (32 acres) and contains more than 12,000 graves.
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  • Visited the grave of my wife's great grandfather, who was killed in WW1. Military cemetery was immaculate and the onsite staff were very helpful in directing us to the right place. 
    Visited the grave of my wife's great grandfather, who was killed in WW1. Military cemetery was immaculate and the onsite staff were very helpful in directing us to the right place.  more »
  • My fiancé really loves Edith Wharton so we stopped by the cemetery after we finished up at the Palace of Versailles. The site is about 1.2 miles from the palace. We took a nice walk in about 30 min... 
    My fiancé really loves Edith Wharton so we stopped by the cemetery after we finished up at the Palace of Versailles. The site is about 1.2 miles from the palace. We took a nice walk in about 30 min...  more »
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  • Very very nice
  • Very beautiful and calm Cemetery very well planted on different levels, beautiful funerary monuments, military squares and even beehives! Don't forget to go see The Angel of Silence ...

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