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Cimetière de la Croix-Rousse

Cimetiere de la CroixRousse © http://www.lyon.fr/lieu/culte-et-cimetieres/cimetiere-de-la-croix-rousse-nouveau
The Croix-Rousse cemetery was created in 1823 based on plans by the architect Antoine Marie Chenavard. Tony Garnier was buried there along with his parents, in the tomb he had built for them as well as the poets Pierre Dupont and Josephin Soulary…
Y reposent également l'imprimeur Eugène Pons, le sculpteur Georges Salendre, l'homme politique Henry Gorjus, le restaurateur Alain Chapel, Marcel Teppaz (inventeur de l'électrophone), la journaliste Françoise Kramer, l'avocat Joannès Ambre, la passementière meilleur ouvrier de France Henriette Letourneau, etc. Un guide de ce cimetière est disponible à l'entrée ou à la mairie du 4°.

Contact details

63 rue Philippe de Lassalle 69004 Lyon 4ème

Tel. : 04 37 70 70 00

Opening times

Throughout the year : open daily from 8 AM to 5 PM, except on 05/01, 07/14.

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