Catacombs

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Catacombs

Did you knowthat the catacombs were built by miners in the 18th century?

Why is this building important?The Catacombs of Paris are important because they are a famous burial place in Paris, France that became a tomb near the end of the 18th century.

What was the building used for?Originally the caves were a stone mine. At the time, because there were so many bones and there was a lot of diseases, it was decided that the bones of 6 million people should be moved and put into the underground tunnels of the mine.

Catacombsof Paris

Why would people want to see these tunnels?The type of people who would want to see the catacombs in Paris are people who would be interested in history and would like to go on adventures where there are unsolved mysteries.

If you don't like scary places --- DO NOT COME HERE!!!


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