Begin New Search
Refine Last Search
Cemetery Lookup
Add Burial Records
Help with Find A Grave

Top Contributors
Success Stories
Community Forums
Find A Grave Store

Log In

Changes are coming to Find A Grave. See a preview now.

Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna
Also known as: Certosa di Bologna
via della Certosa 18
Cittą Metropolitana di Bologna
Emilia-Romagna  Italy
Postal Code: 40133

Search Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna:
First NameLast Name

Cemetery notes and/or description:
Il Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna, si trova in via della Certosa 18, appena fuori dal cerchio delle mura della cittą, vicino allo stadio Renato Dall'Ara, ai piedi del Colle della Guardia, dove si trova il Santuario della Madonna di San Luca.
Orari di apertura:
in estate (dal 1/3 al 2/11)
dalle 7.00 alle 18.00
in inverno (dal 3/11 al 28/2)
dalle 8.00 alle 17.00
Address: via della Certosa 18
40133 Bologna
Phone +39 051 6150811
Manages the following cemeteries:
General Manager Contact:

Located just outside Bologna's city walls, the Certosa, which word stands for Charterhouse: a Carthusian Monastery. The latter was founded in 1334 and served in such purpose until 1797 when it was suppressed by the Napoleonic Kingdom of Italy and converted into a cemetery in conformity with Napoleon Bonaparte's Edict of Saint-Cloud, which forbade burials in churches and towns. Known for its unique pieces of sculpture and architecture, during its extensions for burial purposes, various Etruscan tombs were discovered during the second half of the Nineteenth century by architect, engineer and archaeologist Antonio Zannoni.
 • View all interments (106)
 • 30% photographed. [?]
 • 17 famous interments
 • Add a name to this cemetery
 • Submit spreadsheet [?]

Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna
Added by: Mauro Squiz Daviddi
Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna
Added by: Eman Bonnici
Cimitero Monumentale della Certosa di Bologna
Added by: Eman Bonnici
There are 9 more photos not showing...
Click here to view all images...
Photos may be scaled.
Click on image for full size.

Privacy Statement and Terms of Service