It seems that every day I am in Paris, I check something off the bucket list. Today, I finally got to visit the Paris Catacombs.
Entrance, as seen from the Metro station.
Going down into the Catacombs:
The Empire of the Dead
The reverse lintel says, “Quocumque ingrederis, Sequitur mors, corporis umbra” (However thou enterest, Death shadowlike will follow thy every step).
Plate commemorating the establishment of the Ossuary.
In memory of the ancestors.
Croix de Bordeaux
Like waves, our days have washed away.
Crypt of the Passion of Christ
Pillar of the Clementine Nights
At the end of the Catacombs is the Fontis Hat: