cemeteries

    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    One of the decapitated skeletons from the newly discovered Roman town near Fleet Marston in Buckinghamshire. (Image credit: HS2)While excavating a small Roman town, archaeologists were surprised to find 40 decapitated skeletons, which were liekly to...
    Josephine Baker in Hamburg in 1925.Estate of Emil Bieber/Klaus Niermann/Getty ImagesInterment in Paris’s Panthéon is one of the greatest posthumous honors a French citizen could hope to achieve, as it's reserved for the country’s most celebrated l...
    Josephine Baker in Hamburg in 1925.Estate of Emil Bieber/Klaus Niermann/Getty ImagesInterment in Paris’s Panthéon is one of the greatest posthumous honors a French citizen could hope to achieve, as it's reserved for the country’s most celebrated l...
    The Egyptian Avenue, Highgate (Image: Getty)It may seem morbid to go sightseeing in a cemetery, but there’s actually a lot to recommend it. The majority of the UK’s cemeteries were built by the Victorians, laid out as landscaped gardens as well as...
    Cats can often be spotted in cemeteries across the globe, but why is this? (Image: OZAN KOSE/AFP via Getty Images)Cemeteries are rather strange places, somewhere that represents an abundance of sorrow for some and a place of peace and happiness for o...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...
    iStock.com/duncan1890Shortly after closing its Gowanus, Brooklyn museum outpost in 2016, the Morbid Anatomy Museum found new life just a couple of miles away in Green-Wood Cemetery. The attic of the Fort Hamilton gatehouse in the cemetery became the...