Final Resting Place:
Cimetière du Père Lachaise
16 Rue du Repos
Paris, , 75020
Grave Location:Division 11, Plot 10
Grave Location Description
From the intersection of Chemin Denon and Chemin Mehul, walk approximately 50 feet up Chemin Denon and Chopin’s final resting place will be on the right. Or just walk up to the crowd that is ever present.
Grave Location GPS48.8601215265, 2.392876861331
Visiting The Grave:
Read More About Frédéric Chopin:
- Wikipedia Entry
- The Mystery of Chopin's Death
- Chopin's First House in Paris on Boulevard Poissononniére
- Chopin’s Preserved Heart May Offer Clues About His Death
- Chopin's Pickled Heart Reveals His Cause of Death
- Home is where the heart lies: the amazing story of Chopin’s heart
- Place Vendome is one of the most beautiful architectural ensembles in Paris.
- Frédéric Chopin Museum
Videos Featuring Frédéric Chopin:
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