‘Roaming around in Rome – visit to Cimitero del Verano, Part-I’ by K.J.S.Chatrath

The Directorate Cemeteries Capitoline, Rome, Italy,  manages 11 municipal cemeteries, which have total territorial extension of over 250 hectares.

The three main cemeteries Verano, Flaminio-Prima Porta and Laurentino, defined as “major”, are the most extensive: Verano 83 hectares, Flaminio-Prima Porta Laurentino 140 hectares and 21 hectares; the other eight, classified as “minor”, are the cemeteries of Ostia Antica, San Vittorino, Isola Farnese, Castel di Guido, Cesano, Maccarese, S. Maria del Carmine-Parrocchietta, S. Maria di Galeria.

Monumental Cemetery Verano

Cemetery Flaminio – Prima Porta

cemetery Laurentino

Cemetery Ostia Antica

Cemetery San Vittorino

Cemetery Isola Farnese

Cemetery Castel di Guido

Cemetery Cesano

Cemetery Maccarese

Cemetery S. Maria del Carmine – Parrocchietta

Cemetery S. Maria di Galeria.

 

Other cemeteries in Rome are:

Non-Catholic Cemetery for foreigners
Rome War Cemetery Commonwealth.

The instant post is about Cemetery Piazzale del Verano, 1, 00185 Roma, Italy.

Greenland Rome St Peter's Bascilica 1040 580 50Opening and closing hours to the public are from from 1 October to 31 March 7:30 to 18:00 Last admission allowed at 17.00 .

From April 1 to September 30 7:30 to 19:00 Last admission allowed at 18.00
including the Easter holidays of 27 and 28 March

Take a look at some of the ornamental graves in this cemetery- each is a piece of art.

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