paris: les catacombes

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products

graffiti and bones and that's about it

clientele

graffiti dudes and gothic tourists obsessed with death

ambience

>> underground baby <<

address

1 place denfert rochereau - 75014 paris

phone

+33 1 4322 4763

shop hours

tuesday 11h - 16h, wed-sun 9h - 16h

author

superfuture

date

16 september 2011

whichever way you look at it, this place is death-central, comprising a mass of graffiti-covered tunnels and containing bones of six million deceased [let's hope!] who were transferred from assorted paris cemetries back in the 18th century. local graffiti artists are often seen exiting 'wrong way: go back tunnels in the early hours of sunday morning, following all-night long tag rampages. famed french designer agnés b. has even been spotted exiting a tunnel or two of late