MONUMENT

Mur des Fédérés

Cimetière du Père-Lachaise - Face au 21 boulevard de Ménilmontant - 75020 Paris Père-Lachaise - Ménilmontant
It was at this location in the Père Lachaise cemetery that the last Communards were shot by the Versaillais on 28 May 1871 during the Paris Commune. The bodies were thrown into a trench dug at the foot of the wall. Since 1880, it has been a place of commemoration, symbolizing the People's struggle for freedom.

Opening times and prices

Open on public holidays:
  • Ascension Day
  • 15 August
  • 25 December
  • 1 January
  • 14 July
  • 1 May
  • 8 May
  • 11 November

Map

Map
Address
Cimetière du Père-Lachaise - Face au 21 boulevard de Ménilmontant
75020 Paris
Public transportation
(M)
2Alexandre-Dumas
(B)
762664Pyrenees - Bagnolet