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General Cemetery

Plaza Pedro Anzures, Sucre, Bolivia
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Reviewed 9 January 2017

Amazing place to visit. There are few sections where you can see a pretentious tombs for rich people as well as poor graves. Important place for locals who follow the catholic traditions.

Thank Katerina905
Reviewed 24 December 2016

It's not the top sight in Sucre, but at the end of the day you may want to walk from the Plaza to the Cemetery and especially stroll through the more ancient part, boosting impressive mausoleums. The walk there is safe enough if you leave...More

Thank GypsyKingBrussels
Reviewed 18 December 2016 via mobile

This is a beautiful cemetery with greatly designed tombs. There are all kinds of structures present. It is also a nice place to just sit on a bench and relax and read a book In the sun.

Thank François V
Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

When my Spanish teacher and I were tired of walking she picked this cemetery because she knew it was a quiet and peaceful place to continue our lesson. It's the nicest cemetery I've ever been in and I didn't feel uncomfortable being there because they...More

Thank Robert N
Reviewed 6 November 2016

The locals of Sucre adore their cemetery for some strange reason. Tombs vary from small niches to elaborate edifices. A number of Bolivian presidents are buried here, so it is worth a visit, if you want to pay homage to them. There is a section...More

Thank colin_matthew
Reviewed 4 November 2016

The cemetery gives you a good idea about the way Bolivian society is stratified. The nucleus of the yard are the tombs of the very rich. Even in death they rest in villa-like structures under tall trees. Around them are smaller graves of the middle-class...More

Thank Robert937
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Having seen the Ventanillas de Otuzco in Peru, it is not surprising to see a modern day version of small "windows" with body remains. I have included a photo of the Ventanillas as a comparison.

Thank GreyNomad2014
Reviewed 19 July 2016

Let's be clear, it's a graveyard. That being said, it gives insight into the culture and how the people respect those that have passed. It is CRAZY busy the end of Sep, beginning of Oct for All Saints Day. The whole area is blockaded off...More

Thank lmari535
Reviewed 12 July 2016

Unless you're really into cemeteries I wouldn't bother, there are some beautiful cemeteries in South America and this isn't one.

Thank Jack R
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

The cementery in Sucre.. is a very calm park. .. you can find over there a lot of important people ahí died in this place... like presidents of Bolivia.. and the only one prince in Bolivia. . It was a was very nice to go...More

Thank Hebert F
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